Fandoghi Pistachio

Fandoghi Pistachio is the most widely available pistachio variety and grows in the most pistachio growing areas of Iran. In recent years, around 50% of Iranian production is of the Fandoghi type. Fandoghi pistachios are the first type in terms of exportation, due to being reasonable in price.

Round Pistachio

Fandoghi Pistachio is known as Round Pistachio because of having round shape. Round Pistachio has the lowest shape index among the four cultivars. The most common character to identify this type is the shape of this pistachio is rather short and is rather small. Round Pistachio is the most famous kind of pistachio in the world. As it is round in shape and small in size, it is well known among the other types of pistachios.

Available Sizes (pcs/oz): 26-28, 28-30, 30-32
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.
Type Available: Natural Pistachio/Closed Pistachio/Mechanically Opened Pistachio/Roasted and Salted Pistachio/Roasted Pistachio/Roasted and Salted Pistachio with added lime.

 

Persian Pistachios

The pistachio, a member of the cashew family, is a small tree originally from Central Asia and the Middle East especially Persia. Persia is located in the Best Climatically and Meteorologically Conditions and Profiting the Best Sun Affects. The English name “Pistachio” also known as “Green almond” is derived from the Persian word “Pesteh”. Persian Pistachios are one of the oldest flowering nut trees. Persia (Iran) accounts for over half the global pistachio production and earns billions of dollars in exporting pistachios. The pistachio a member of the cashew family, is almost present in all facets of Iranian life and is mentioned in literature, stories, beliefs, traditions and rituals such as Norooz, Yalda festivals and are even consumed in weddings and funerals. The scientific name for the pistachio is Pistacia vera L.