Pistachios contain a higher amount of protein in comparison with other nuts such as almonds, cashews, hazelnuts, macadamias, pecans & walnuts. Evidence suggests that their lower calories, high protein and low saturated fats are optimal for ideal dieting. One of the biggest health benefits of pistachios is that they are heart- friendly nuts which reduce the risk of heart attacks. Pistachios have a mildly sweet taste and are excellent options for snacks as they fill you up fast and are nutrient-rich. They are one of the few nuts that contain most of the nutrients such as Carbohydrates, Protein, Amino Acids, Fats, and Dietary Fibre. They are rich in minerals such as Phosphorus, Potassium, Calcium, Iron, Magnesium, Zinc, Copper, and Sodium. Pistachios also provide essential vitamins like Vitamins A, B6, C, E, and K as well as Thiamine, Riboflavin, Niacin, etc. They are lower in calorie and fat content compared to many other nuts and dried fruit. Pistachios are among the healthiest nuts, yet they are scarcely consuming as often as they should be.
A) Long pistachios are of three types:
Akbari, Ahmad Aghaei and Badami
B) Round pistachios are of two types:
Kalleh ghuchi and Fandoghi
Pistachios presented in one of the following styles:
- Raw pistachios
- Roasted pistachios
- Roasted & Salted pistachios
- Roasted & Salted pistachios s – Saffron coated
The pistachio tree is a deciduous, long-living, slow-growing tree that reaches a height of 20-33 feet (6-10 meters). Pistachios are one of the oldest edible nuts and are commonly used all over the world. Among tree nuts, pistachios appear to be particularly susceptible to contamination by Aflatoxins, but what makes us different is we guarantee Aflatoxin free pistachio.
Having over twenty years of experiences in export has gained us the knowledge to thrive and succeed. We have exported a wide range of high quality, Aflatoxin free in-shelled Pistachios, Pistachio Paste and Kernels. Our pre-shipment processes ensure that every pistachio you receive is as flawless as the last.