MIXED PICKLES

Description

Widely known under this name, is a mixture of pickled vegetables (with up to 5 or 6 ingredients) widely consumed in Spain also as aperitif along with Spanish green or black olives. Usually composed by gherkins (whole or cut), silverskin onions, cut carrots, pitted green olives, cauliflower and cut baby corn. Eaten along with pork preserves and cheese “raclettes”. Frequently offered as aperitif in a certain kind of restaurants

Technical Data​

• Product type

In bulk, packaged in industrial plastic barrels, in temporary preservation in Acetic Acid. For industrial use, for factories repacking for final consumer

• Seed

Typical of production country of each ingredient

• Variety

Particular of each ingredient, for long temporary preservation. No OGM

 Aspect

Typical of each ingredient. Uniform mixing of all ingredients

 Texture

Firm, crispy fruits

 Shape

Typical of each ingredient

 Organoleptic

Healthy fruits, well graded by sizes, accurate selection to remove defective fruits (like those having stains, coloration defects, bored, etc.). With typical smell and taste of vinegar pickles

 Sizes

Available in only one size of ingredients

• Preservation liquid

Acetic Acid, Salt and SO2

 Sulphites

Yes

• Packaging

Industrial plastic HDPE food grade barrel of 260 L.

• Plastic mesh

yes

• Net drained weight

180 kg per barrel

• Labelling

Label on each barrel

• Traceability data

yes

• Adviced Best Before for repacking

Less than 9 months from production date

• Selling unit

1 sea 20 foot container with 80 drums of 180 kg n.d.w. (14.400 kg of product) or 1 big truck (trayler) with 92 barrels of 180 kg each (total of 16.560 kg of product)

• Country of Origin

Mainly Spain but also India (also available from Sri Lanka, Cambodia and Viet Nam)

• Finished product

Under demand, packaged product availability in pasteurized jars and cans for consumer market