Medjool

Originally from Morocco, Medjool Dates are prized for their large size, chewy texture and nutty flavour. Medjool Dates are oblong in shape, and eaten at the Tamer (natural sun dried) stages. Desert Fruit Medjool are premium dates which with extraordinary sweetness due to the high heat and fresh air of Namibia. Grown in Mineral Rich soils with humidity supplied from the great Orange River.

Specifications

Desert Fruit sells Medjool dates at the following stages.

Tamer

Natural dried Date, soft and chewy in texture concentrated sugar and nutty flavour.

Premium Grade

Premium Dates revered for the full flavour, great texture on the skin and inviting rich colour of amber molasses complimented by a soft flesh. The Medjool Premium is packed according to international quality standards. Sizes are indicated by the box type matching the traditional colour format.

Jumbo

Large

Medium

Small

Class Grade

Natural Dates plucked from the tree carrying all the flavour and richness of the premium Date. Chewy flesh and full nutty flavour with all the inviting amber molasses colour. Sizes are indicated by the box type matching the traditional colour format.

Large

Medium

Small

Zamli

Originally from Saudi Arabia, Zamli dates are oval in shape, and are eaten at all three stages of ripeness. Known as “Natures Caramel” which is intensified by the dry hot conditions and of the valley slopes where the Zamli Trees thrive. The thick trees push all the sweetness available into the red amber Date to produce an extraordinary flavour that becomes a favourite after the first bite.

Specifications

Desert Fruit sells Zamli dates at the following stages.

Khalal

Fresh and crisp date with sweet juicy inside.

Half Rutab

The start of the natural ripening process, the honey date, very soft caramel and juicy.

Tamer

Natural dried Date, soft and chewy in texture concentrated sugar and nutty flavour.

Premium Grade

This premium Date only grown commercially in two places on the African continent is a rare and special find. In each bite of the date notes of caramel is found. Medium skin adds texture and the flesh is soft and chewy.

Premium

Fresh & Half Rutab

Class Grade

All the caramel is enveloped in a medium to firm skin with a chewy flesh complimented by the rich red amber colour. The rarity of the Date adds to the great value.