Iranian pistachio

Iran is the second-largest producer of pistachio in the world and Pistachio is considered as one of the most valuable traded commodities of Iran. What differentiates Iranian pistachio of any other pistachio producers is its special lovely flavour! There are dozens of types of Iranian pistachio which four types of them are most popular along with others namely: Super-long, long, round and Jumbo.

Super Long

This type usually has the highest price, among others. The most common characters to identify this type are almond shape of the kernel and the kernel of the pistachio that has been protruded from its own shell. While mostly in other types of pistachio, the kernel has been surrounded by its shell.

 
Long

This type is considered as one of the most popular types of pistachio as the shape seems long and the price is more competitive in comparison to Akbari.

 

Jumbo

Jumbo pistachios are larger and longer in comparison to round pistachio. This type has a special flavor and big and round kernel as its name suggests.

 
 
Round

This type is considered as one of the most popular types of pistachio as the shape seems long and the price is more competitive in comparison to Akbari.