Premium Smoked Sun Dried Tomato Powder
Roma-style tomatoes that are picked at the peak of ripeness and then sun dried using the traditional method to develop the rich flavor profile characteristic of authentically sun dried tomatoes. Natural smoke flavor is added to provide a rich smoky flavor. Following the drying process, the tomatoes are then milled to create a product appropriate for use in dry mixes, pasta dough, soups, smooth sauces and snack coatings.
Smoked Sun Dried Tomatoes, Sulfur Dioxide and/or Sodium Metabisulfite (for color retention).
Shelf Life and Storage
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 Sun Dried Tomatoes at low moisture are characteristically red to reddish-brown with slight color variations due to natural growing conditions.
Size: Regular Powder
- On #8 Screen: 2% max
- On #25 Screen: 20% max
Flavor & Aroma: Pleasantly sweet, distinct tomato flavor accented with a slight caramelized smoked flavor that is characteristic of 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
Sulfur Dioxide: < 3,500 PPM
Moisture: 6 – 9%
Microbiological (Test/Tolerance Limit):
- Standard Plate Count/g: 100,000 max
- Yeast/g: 2,000 max
- Mold/g: 2,000 max
- Salmonella: Negative /375g
- Listeria : Negative /25g
- E-coli: MPN/g
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: TBD
Sun Dried Tomato Powders