Our mouths are filled with water as soon as we think about Saudi Arabian dates like Ajwa, Medjool, Barni, Sagae etc. Dates are delicious as well as mine of nutrition like vitamins, minerals and fibers. So eating dates is a simple hack which you can adopt in day to day life to remain healthy and fit. These little brown color dry fruits have many health benefits.
Warefah is the best place to buy dates online in Saudi Arabia. We ensure that high quality dates are delivered to our customers around the world. In this blog we will discuss about the different varieties of Dates that are available at our website. But before that let's dive deep to answer - what are dates?
Dates – Introduction
All of us like fruits and they are a very important part of our diet. But when it comes to dates, what makes them more special is its natural sweetness. This is the reason why dates are a popular dry fruit item. Dates are known as Khajoor, Tawarikh in Arabic. Dates are grown on palm trees. These trees are quite large and their leaves are also about four to six meters long. Its scientific name is Phoenix Dactylifera.
Our Date farm name is AL-BASIQAT. It is located in the holy city of Madinah, in between Almadinah and AlUla. The hot climate of Saudi Arabia is the best place to cultivate premium dates.
Dates contain vitamins like B12, B6 along with minerals like copper, magnesium, folic acids etc. They have anti-oxidant properties thus help you boosting your immunity. Its seeds are also of great use. Many times its seeds are mixed in coffee beans and it is used as an alternative to coffee. At the same time, its oil is also used in cosmetics.
Types of Dates
Although more than two hundred varieties of dates are found all over the world, here we are talking about the easily found types and you can find these dates on our website as well.
- Ajwa Dates – These Dates are moist with musky sweetness. Ajwa is very popular among the dates. Coming from the Medina of Arabia, this date often used to break the fast. These days are soft in taste. The Ajwa date is smaller than other dates. It is believed that after eating this date, the scent of rose starts coming from the mouth.
- Medjool Dates – These dates have a strong, sweet taste with soft texture. This date originated in Morocco, which is considered very tasty. Medjool tastes like toffee. Medjool is also considered to be the most nutritious.
- Safawi Dates – Safawi Dates have extra soft and sweetness inside with outside dry structure. These dates will help you to feel fresh whole day. They are sweet flesh and packed with lots of vitamins.
- Barni Dates – Barni Dates are mildly sweet, small variety of dates. They are rich in fibers which are beneficial for your gut health. These dates are used as snacks in parties or gatherings. You can also supplement these dates in place of sugar.
So if you are looking to buy ajwa, medjool, safawi, barni and sagae dates then definitely check our website.