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Golden Zahidi Dates


Zahidi dates means "of a small quantity or nobility." The date was introduced around the 1900s and it originated in northern Iraq. It is a medium-sized, roundish date fruit, a golden color when ripe, and an excellent shipper and keeper. It is classified as a semi-dry date. As such, it makes a very good cooking date!

This date palm tree fruit variety is grown in the Coachella Valley, USA, certified organic, and has all the health benefits of dates:

• Heart Healthy
• Adds sweetness to foods without added sugars
• Contains vitamins and minerals
• Cholesterol free food
• Good Source of fiber
• Natural antioxidant polyphenols
• 50% more potassium, by weight, than bananas
• Improve taste, texture, and consistency of food products
• Equal parts fructose and glucose
• Free of sodium
• Healthy alternative to refined sugars