Iran has long been the pioneer and main producer of nuts in the world including Iranian pistachio which has gained reputation all over the world. Savatis Company enjoys a remarkable background in export and is considered as one of the biggest Iranian pistachio exporters to target countries. This company supplies, packages, and exports pistachio as ordered by customers so that any trading activity and export to applicant countries can be easily done. So many details, including quality of product, quality of packaging, and similar issues related to the product, are to be addressed regarding export of large amounts of pistachio to target countries. Therefore, in the first step Savatis Company gives necessary advices in this regard and supplies and exports products needed by its customers as per their request.
Introducing the product
As it’s an undeniable fact that Iranian pistachio is the best one all around the world and is supplied both roasted and raw, it is considered as one of most ingredients of salted and sweet nuts. Its fresh fruit is longed for by many. Furthermore, crushed and ground pistachio is used in baking so many pastries, cakes, and sliced pistachio is used to garnish many foods and desserts. Its soft fresh peel can also be used for making a delicious jam. Pistachio’s green peel enjoys a few different health benefits, and some sources has considered it as an appropriate remedy for bad breath, an effective remedy for healing mouth ulcers if chewed, and a useful remedy to support gum health if rubbed and chewed. Brewed tea of green pistachio peel treats nausea and prevents vomiting and hiccup. Unlike pistachio itself, its fresh peel is cold and dry and is recommended to support stomach and heart health.
Dried pistachio peel is a strong protector against physical damages, and in addition, it can be used as a high-temperature and sustainable fuel which is longed for at traditional and baguette bakeries and can be supplied by Savatis Company.
According to Iranian traditional medicine kernel pistachio is hot and dry. It is full of nutrients such as iron, potassium, phosphorous, calcium, and many vitamins. As kernel pistachio contains iron, it increases hemoglobin and it is highly recommended to those suffering from anemia and iron deficiency.
Kernel pistachio is high in calorie and is highly recommended to athletes, students, adolescents specially in their development stages, as well as to pregnant and breastfeeding women, and it also increases physical strength. Kernel pistachio contains useful fatty acids but it is not recommended to those suffering from high blood cholesterol.
Kernel pistachio is hot and dry and contains large amounts of plant protein, starch, and minerals such as potassium and magnesium which meet many bodily needs.
Some researchers maintain that protein of kernel pistachio is so much that it can replace meat and legumes and its zinc has an effective role in growth of body cells and tissues.
Pistachio improves memory; however, as it can help you gain weight, if you are on diet, it’s better that you maintain balance in eating it.
Sometimes, pistachio may result in hives or red rashes on skin and to make its highly hot temperament balanced and neutralized, it’s recommended to eat it with dried apricot, dried peach, or sour pomegranate.
Pistachio is not considered a seasonal nuts and is used all over the year. Nowadays, this fruit can be purchased in different forms.
On the other side, salted and sweet pistachio may not be a wise choice for your health as it is full of sodium and sugar. Most ideal is to eat raw pistachio and stop eating processed pistachio. Pistachio has got so many benefits for human health. Kernel pistachio is one of the few nuts which contains so many nutrients, and based on researches conducted, each ounce of pistachio has 160 calories which is very low compared with other dried fruits and nuts.
Kernel pistachio is the best choice for individuals who are on diet to lose weight. Evidences indicate that due to its low calorie, high protein, and high unsaturated fatty acid, pistachio is very useful for those who want to lose weight.
One of the other benefits of pistachio for human health is that it contains fiber, hence improving digestion. One ounce or 30 g of pistachio contains 3 g of fiber and this amount improves performance of digestive system.
Another benefit of pistachio for human health is its role in controlling diabetes. In those suffering from diabetes, glucose forms a bad bond with protein and makes it unusable. Antioxidants of pistachio decreases this process, hence making pistachio useful in controlling diabetes.
Different types of Iranian pistachio
Most important commercial types of Iranian pistachio are:
Persian elongated pistachio (Akbari), Khanjari, Iranian jumbo pistachio (Kalleqouchi), and Iranian round pistachio (Fandoghi).
Best method for storing kernel pistachio is to keep it in freezer to prevent growth of fungi on it.
Savatis Company is ready to supply high quality pistachio with customized packaging and obtain necessary certificates in terms of lack of aflatoxin and product health and other items requested by customers and procure inspection services before shipment and export of pistachio.