Description: Natural walnuts, consisting of pieces which pass over a 1/2″ round hole screen and pass through a 3/4″ round hole screen. Nut kernels are clean, well-dried, free from excessive defects and damage, and graded in accordance with USDA and DFA standards.
Variety: Various (Chandler, Howard, Serr, Tulare, and Vina)
Shell Fragment (per case):
Normal Spec. 1 per 100 lbs or better.
Japan Spec. 1 per 200 lbs
Meal: 0 to 0.3%
Foreign Material: None Allowed
Total Defect: Not to exceed 1% by weight
Packaging: 25 lb net wt. in corrugated cardboard carton with food grade polyliner.
Religious Certification: Certified Kosher by the Orthodox Rabbinical Council of San Francisco.
Storage Conditions and Shelf Life: Shelf life at ambient temperatures (70° F) is three (3) months.
Optimum Storage Conditions of 32- 38° F and 60% relative humidity are ideal for shelled walnuts and will significantly improve shelf life. Product kept under optimum storage conditions can be kept for 18-24 months from HARVEST date.