Made from clean, wholesome organic dried figs grown in California. The figs come from the fig tree (Ficus carica), are naturally sun-dried in the orchard and harvested. The fruit is sorted and thoroughly cleaned to ensure sound product. This is a natural product that does not contain additives, preservatives and/or processing aids.
Appearance: Light brown to dark brown. Generally uniform in color with darker spots randomly distributed throughout the figs. As the product ages, sugar crystals form on the surface.
Size: Extra Choice & Larger: 1 1/16 inch and larger
Internal Defects: Meets the U.S. Food & Drug Administration Standards. Meets or exceeds California Fig Advisory Board Grade Standards for Processed California Dried Figs.
Mosture: Not to exceed 24% (Method: DFA Moisture Meter.)
Organic Golden Figs
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN
Product shelf life is dependent on storage conditions and is highly variable. Item should be stored under cool, dry conditions and in a humidity controlled environment. The industry standard for shelf life, when stored under optimum conditions, is 12 months from date of manufacture. A natural aging process known as sugaring may take place wherein natural sugars may crystallize on the skin of the fruit. This process generally is noticeable within three months of processing.
Note: The specifications listed above are averages only. For information on specific lots, please request via our sales department.