Date Sugar

Pitted dates chopped into a variety of bite sized pieces, and lightly dusted in rice flour or dextrose to prevent them sticking together. Great for inclusion in cereals such as muesli to add sweetness and flavour. Also good for baking in cakes and biscuits.

Properties

  • 100% Natural and Raw
  • GMO Free
  • Source of minerals
  • Suitable for use in vegan and gluten free formulations
  • High in fibre and Low GI
  • Great flavour and texture
  • Perfect for visible pieces and texture in bars, cakes, biscuits and cereals
  • Provides natural sweetness
  • Ready chopped for ease of use

Ingredients

  • Semi Dried Dates with no additive or preservative.
  • Up to 5% rice flour or dextrose Powder added

Variety

  • Aseel, BJ and Turbat Mix

Product Specification

Color: Light Brown to Dark Brown
Color Variation: Max.15%
Texture: Firm and soft
Dice Size: 10-13 mm or 8 to 10 mm
Uniformity: 10% Allowance for percentage by fruit count for larger or smaller size of dates
Taste: Sweet
Flavor/Odor: Sweet, no bitter flavors except natural fruit’s odors
Pits: Max 2 piece or 4 pit’s fragment per 10 Kg box
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Description

Dates Sugar / Date powder

Characteristics

Color: Light Brown to brown
Appearance:Composed of general appearance of the representative type

Smell / Taste: Typical dates taste and smell / Sweet natural fruit flavor

Consistency: Finely ground powder

Produced from dates that are cleaned and pitted. The pieces are dehydrated and dried and then finely ground to derive Date Sugar which can be used as a natural sweetener in place of refined sugar.
100% pure dates without additives.

Date sugar is one of the healthiest natural sweeteners with the benefit of added fibre.
What makes date powder a great sugar replacement in many recipes and food formulations:

  • Adds sweetness without refined sugars
  • High fibre content
  • Low-glycemic index food
  • Good source of phenolics
  • Good source of natural antioxidants
  • Good source of Potassium