Product Information

Below are charts showing more information regarding the various nuts we work with.

Whole Kernels

Less than 1/8 kernel chipped off

Chip & Scratch

More than 1/4 inch in diameter, except US Fancy with 1/8 in diameter

Split & Broken

7/8 or less of complete whole kernel at least 1/8 inch in diameter

Serious Defects

Includes decay, rancidity, insect injury and mould damage’
Insect: Insect, web, frass, or definite evidence of feeding

Other Defects

Gum: more than 1/4 inch in diameter
Shrivelling: Less than 3/4 pellicle filled
Brown Spot: More than 1/8 inch in diameter
Discolouration: More than 1/2 surface

Nutritional Values: