Dry Apricort / Khubani

Code: P-159

English Name: Dry Apricort / Khubani

Botanical Name: Prunus Armeniaca

Local Name: Khubani

Chinese Name: 杏干

Product Description

Apricots are the colorful fruits rich in flavor and sweetly fragrant. The dried apricot is obtained by dehydrating the fruit by natural means to enrich the flavor without reducing any of its nutritive content. Dried apricots contain Calcium, Potassium, Phosphorus, Vitamin A, Iron, and Vitamin C; the essential nutrients required for maintaining a healthy body and combating many diseases as well. Gilgit Baltistan brings to you the rich and tasty apricots from the farms of Shigar and Kharmang, dehydrated naturally (sun dried) and preserved in the best quality standards.

Dry Figs / Anjeer

Code: P-161

English Name: Dry Figs / Anjeer

Botanical Name: Ficus Carica

Local Name: Anjeer

Product Description

Popularly known as “Angeer” in, dried figs are a health fruit that has gained a lot of popularity off late. Although figs are generally seasonal fruits, they are available right through the year in dried form. They are lusciously sweet with a texture that combines the chewiness of their flesh, the smoothness of their skin and the crunchiness of their seeds. Dried figs are an excellent source of minerals like calcium, copper, potassium, manganese, iron, selenium and zinc. They also contain good levels of B-complex groups of vitamins such as niacin, pyridoxine, folates and panthothenic acid. Figs are higher in fiber than any other fresh or dried fruit per serving, containing about five to six grams per portion of three figs. They are particularly rich in soluble fiber like pectin, which has been proven effective in lowering cholesterol.

Dry Dates / Chuhary

Code: P-160

English Name: Dry Dates / Chuhary

Botanical Name: Phoenix Dactylifera

Local Name: Chuhary

Product Description

These luscious dried dates are grown in Pakistan. Dried and pitted using traditional methods, these dates contain no added ingredients or sweeteners. Sweet and addictively textured, studies show that dried dates are a rich source of iron, calcium, potassium, vitamins, and antioxidants.

Dates / Khajor

Code: P-156

English Name: Dates / Khajor

Botanical Name: Phoenix Dactylifera

Local Name: Khajor

Product Description

Dates are naturally flavorful, low in fat and high in potassium for a healthy way to satisfy a sweet tooth. These dates are huge and ideal for snacking; just remember to remove the pits first. The fruits can also be used to make energy bites or raw desserts.

Rewari Sweet / Rewari

Code: P-244

English Name: Rewari Sweet / Rewari

Botanical Name: Rewari Sweet

Local Name: Rewari Sweet

Product Description

A special, pure and famous sweet in Pakistan is Rewari. It is usually use to serve guests and enjoying during travelling as well. Pehlwan Rewari, Chakwal manufactures the original and lovely taste of Rewari. According to the manufacturer, these raweris are made in pure desi ghee with other natural ingredients, must try in life.

Dry Plum / Khushk Alu Bukhara

Code: P-164

English Name: Dry Plum / Khushk Alu Bukhara

Botanical Name: Prunus Domestica

Local Name: Khushk Alu Bukhara

Product Description

A prune is a dried plum of any cultivar, mostly the European plum. Use of the term “prune” for fresh plums is obsolete except when applied to varieties grown for drying. Most prunes are freestone cultivars, whereas most plums grown for fresh consumption are clingstone.

Morus White / White Mulberry / Shahtoot Sufaid

Code: P-215

English Name: Morus White / White Mulberry / Shahtoot Sufaid

Botanical Name: Morus Alba

Local Name: Shahtoot Sufaid

Product Description

White Morus or White mulberry is a plant used in herbal medicine. Most commonly sourced from the leaves, fruit, or bark of the plant, the white mulberry extract is said to offer a number of benefits. For example, the use of dietary supplements containing white mulberry is purported to aid in diabetes and cholesterol control.

Morus Black / Black Mulberry / Shahtoot Siah

Code: P-214

English Name: Morus Black / Black Mulberry / Shahtoot Siah

Botanical Name: Morus Alba

Local Name: Shahtoot Siah

Product Description

Morus nigra, called black mulberry or blackberry, is a species of flowering plant in the family Moracee, native to southwestern Asia, where it has been cultivated for so long that its precise natural range is unknown.