Akbari Pistachio

Akbari Pistachio has the highest economic value among Iranian Pistachio Nuts. Its fruits are large and almond shaped. Akbari Pistachio has the highest shape index (longest) and the most common character to identify this type is that the height of head and end of pistachio are nearly the same. Akbari is also the easiest to open pistachio variety. The kernel of Akbari Pistachio is purple and the shell color is dark cream. It is good to know that Iranian people use Akbari Pistachio in their traditional celebrations more than other types.

Available Sizes (pcs/oz): 18-20, 20-22, 22-24, 24-26
Specifications:  Max 5% moisture, Max 3% C/M, Max 3% small pieces, Max 3.5 % semi-open
Packing: The regular packing is 50 kg gunnies and particular packing is 25 kg gunnies. 10 and 12.5 kg cartons are also available based on the customer order.


Iranian Pistachios

Currently Iran has the top rank of exporting pistachios in the world. Iranian pistachios offer various advantages that set them apart from competitors. Greater choice is offered to customers through four main commercial varieties. Additionally, higher meat content offers better value for money. Iranian pistachios have a world-famous taste that is unrivalled. This taste advantage is enhanced by roasting Iranian pistachios at higher temperatures, made possible by higher unsaturated oil content.

Iranian Pistachio

Our Iranian pistachios come directly from our gardens located in the southeast of Iran. Iranian pistachios have different names according to their shapes and sizes. MGT Nuts grows and exports all kinds of Iranian pistachio.