Export Iranian Kaleh Ghochi Pistachio (Jumbo)

Kaleh ghochi Pistachios (Jumbo pistachio) vulnerable to cold weather in spring. It can be harvested in mid-September.
Kaleh ghochi Pistachio is famous for being large. It is sensitive to shortage of water and its leaves are complex. On the whole Jumbo pistachio is not being budded anymore and production is from existing trees. Although commercially quite successful, Jumbo pistachio trees showed a steep drop in growth and production as they grew older than 40 years old. The Nutrition facts for Kaleghochi pistachio is as below:

Nutrition Facts (Per 100g)
Calories 276 kcal. / 1.174 kJ
Protein content 1,85 g
Carbohydrates 65 g
Fiber 8,7 g
Fat content 0,53 g
Minerals 1,8 g
Calcium 63 mg
Sodium 35 mg
Magnesium 50 mg

This type of pistachio  is most similar to California pistachios. The reason why it is tastier than the others is it is fattier.  The color of the Jumbo Pistachio shell is naturally light cream. As it is clear from its name, it has one of the largest kernels and producers categorize it as extra-large pistachio. The reason why it is tastier than the other type of pistachio is that it is fattier. Also. it is one of the high demand pistachios in Iran`s Market. A normal sort of Kaleh ghochi pistachio:

  • up to 7% moisture
  • Max 2% close mouth pistachios
  • Max 2.5% Semi-open pistachios

The harvest season for new crop is late September until Mid- October each year. So, we suggest booking your order for the new crop and contact us in the first weeks of September.

OPISTACHIO Company is a wholesaler, manufacturer (producer), supplier, and exporter of kale ghochi Pistachios. To Clarify, Our Minimum Order Quantity (MOQ) for Kaleh ghochi Pistachios is 3-5 Tons. It depends on the transportation form the customer chooses.

For the Specification Report of Iranian Jumbo Pistachio | Kale Ghuchi Pistachio, please Contact Us. Also, please contact us if you have any questions regarding Kaleh ghochi Pistachio. 

Other names: Jumbo Pistachio

Sizes: 18/20 /20/22, 22/24 and 24/26