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  • Laurel (Bay) Leaves

    Laurel leaves, also called as bay leaves, are the leaves of a Mediterranean tree. It has a wide application for foods and pharmaceutical. Turkey exports more than 90% of laurel leaves in the world. Turkish laurel leaves have aromatic taste and are used in many kinds of dishes. There are different qualities and forms of bay leaves such as handpicked in, semi-selected, FAQ (fair average quality), cut (crushed) and ground. Laurel leaves are packed in cartons, nylon bags, bales or paper bags according to quality and customer demands.

    Types: FAQ, Semi Selected, Hand Picked

    Botanical Name: Laurel nobilis Linnaeus

    Drying: Sun or machine dried

    Moisture: Maximum 9 %

    Total Ash: Maximum 7 %

    PHYSICAL ANALYSIS

     

    WHOLE LEAF

    BROKEN LEAF

    BLACK SPOT

    BROWN SPOT

    INSECT DEFILED

    LEAF WITH HOLE

    WEBBED  LEAF

    STEM

    HAND SELECTED

    %96

    %4.0

    %3.0

    %8.0

    &2.5

    %3.0

    %1.5

    %0.5

    SEMI SELECTED (CARTONS)

    %93

    %7.0

    %6.0

    %13

    %4.0

    %3.75

    %2.25

    %1

    SEMI SELECTED(BALES)

    %82

    %18

    %6.5

    %15

    %4.25

    %4.0

    %2.5

    %1.2