|Name||Tomato Puree & Pulp|
|Biological Name||Solanum lycopersicum|
Tomato pulp or puree is derived from fresh, sound ripe, Tomato fruits practically free from any objectionable factor affecting quality of the fruit. Product prepared by thermal treatment to render it “Commercially sterile” and completely free from any additives and any pathogenic / spoilage micro – organism and any other hazard.
Tomato paste or tomato puree concentrate is produced from quality tomatoes of India’s largest tomato growing state, Andhra Pradesh. The ripened tomatoes are processed through series of steps where they are selected, washed, crushed and blanched to deactivate the enzymes
General Specifications of Tomato Pulp / Tomato Puree
|Appearance||Uniform, homogeneous smooth, free from fibers and any foreign and extraneous matter.|
|Aroma & favour||Characteristic prominent aroma of natural ripe Tomato and free from any fermented & offensive flavour. Particularly free from scorched or caramelized flavour|
|Taste||Characteristic typical acidic sweet taste of natural ripe Tomato. Free from any off taste|
|Brix||20 o Min.|
|Acidity||1.00 – 1.50 (As % anhydrous citric acid W/W)|
|pH at 20 °C||4.00 – 4.50|
|Brown specks||< 5 no per 10 gms|
|Total Plate Count||<50 CFU per gram.|
|Yeast and Mold||<20 CFU per gram.|
|Coliform||Absent per gram|
|Pathogens||Absent per gram|
|Howard Mold count||50 % Max of the field|
(*The general specifications mentioned for the product are typical in nature. It can actually differ or can be procured as per customer requirement.)
Nutrition Facts of Tomato Paste (Serving Size 2 tbsp (34 g))
|Per Serving||% Daily Value*|
|Total Fat 0g||0%|
|Dietary Fiber 2g||8%|
- Packaging: Tomato puree/pulp is aseptically packed in pre-sterilized high barrier Aseptic bags (215 +2 kgs), which are,placed in a 300-gauge polythene bag in M.S drums with a thermocol pad
- Loadability: Below the lid.
- Storage Condition: 80 drums per 20 ft. container palletized or unpalletized.
- Shelf Life: Storage at ambient temperature.
18 months from the date of production under above mentioned Storage conditions
(*Custom packaging can be provided on customer request or in special conditions.)