Snowpal Pineapple Finished Product Specification
2.7oz. (77g) frozen Pineapple Snowpal, A healthy alternative to ice cream and ice pops
Fresh packed pineapples grown in Costa Rica farms have a flavor that is well balanced between sweetness and acidity. With the fruit having good levels of available juice, flavor and odor typical of the MD2 pineapple variety. The texture is slightly firm and fruit is not excessively crunchy or soft and mushy.
2.7 oz. (77g) tube filled with good quality fresh cut pineapple grown in Costa Rica under Global GAP (Good Agricultural Practices) prepared from sound and properly ripened MD2 variety.
Sensory Attributes:Appearance: Frozen pineapple will be of the bright yellow color typical for frozen pineapple
Texture: Pineapple will have a firm bite with juice icicles in between pieces.
Taste: Taste will be sweet and tangy, flavor that is characteristic of that variety.
Aroma: Pineapple smell, sweet, tropical and fresh. Free from flavors and odors.
Temperature Requirement & Storage:
- Processing, handling and storage must be kept at 0°F (-18°C).
- The product must be stored in a clean, dry environment and shipped under mechanical refrigeration at 0°F (-18°C) in 40 ft. reefer Containers. The product must be kept frozen at all time.
- Merchandized in the frozen section next to frozen items in Stores.
- Stored in home freezer compartment of the refrigerator for optimal use.