Roma-style tomatoes that are picked at the peak of ripeness and then sun dried by the traditional method using salt as a preservative to develop the rich flavor profile characteristic of naturally sun dried tomatoes. The tomatoes are then milled to create a product appropriate for use in dry mixes, pasta dough, soups, smooth sauces and snack coatings.
Ambient shelf life for product in unopened packages is 24 months. To maintain color, texture, & flavor the product must be stored below 65% humidity and away from product with strong odors. Freezing will extend shelf life.
Color: Premium Salted Sun Dried Tomato Powder is characteristically reddish-brown to brownish-orange.
On #8 Screen: 2% max
On #25 Screen: 15% max
Flavor & Aroma: Pleasantly sweet, salty, distinct tomato flavor accented with a slight caramelized flavor that is characteristic of salted sun dried tomatoes.
Kosher: Products are certified as Kosher by the Orthodox Union (OU)
Analytical, Chemical and Microbiological Specifications
Pesticides: Shall not exceed U.S. Government established tolerances for pesticide residues
GMO Status: Product is non-GMO
Salt: 4 – 8%
Moisture: 6 – 9%
Microbiological (Test/Tolerance Limit):
Standard Plate Count/g: 400,000 max
Yeast/g: 4,000 max
Mold/g: 4,000 max
Foreign Material: The product is prepared in a manner to preclude introduction of foreign or extraneous material. All products are sorted through an in-line magnet and a state-of-the-art metal detector to assure freedom from harmful extraneous material.
Certifications by Origin
Product packed in poly bags in fiber boxes
Standard Product Code: 07-891711
Sun Dried Tomato Powders
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