Guavas that are pink have more pigment content as polyphenol, carotenoid and pro-vitamin A, than the white pulped variant. Other than that everything about the Guava fruit in all colors is similar. Found across the globe, in India, the Pink Guava is primarily cultivated in Karnataka, Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh.

This super-fruit is a greatly recommended to deal with health issues such as high blood pressure and cholesterol, treatment of constipation, congested lungs, amongst others. It is also believed to strengthen the heart and improve blood circulation.

Product Description :

The product is derived from fresh, sound ripe, Pink Guava fruit (Psidium guajava Mytraceae VAR Pink & white). Firm fully matured Guavas are harvested, quickly transported to fruit processing plant and inspected. Fully ripened Guava fruits are then washed, deseeded, pulp extracted, centrifuged (if required) thermally processed and aseptically filled by HTST process into pre-sterilized bags or in OTS cans which are hermetically sealed processed and cooled.

Organoleptical, Physical and Chemical Analysis :

AppearanceUniform, gritty, smooth, free from fibers and any foreign matter
Aroma and FlavorCharacteristic prominent aroma of natural ripe Guava and free from any fermented & off flavor and free from scorched or caramelized flavor.
TasteCharacteristic typical sweet acidic taste of natural ripe Guava fruit. Free from any off taste.
ColorAppealing Pink
Physical CharacteristicsBrix @ 20ºC: 8º Min
Acidity: 0.45 to 0.60 (As % anhydrous citric acid W/W)
pH @ 20ºC: 3.75 to 4.20
Consistency@ 20°C: 6 – 10 cm / 30 Sec (Bostwick)
Black Specks:< Nil
Brown Specks: < 10 no per 10 Gms
Microbiological Standards:Total Plate Count: <10 CFU per gram.
Yeast and Mould Count: <10 CFU per gram
Coliform: Absent per gram
Pathogens: Absent per gram"Commercially sterile", free from bacillus, osomophilic yeast, coliform and any other pathogenic microorganism and fit for human consumption.

General Standards :
Product is free from added sugar, dyestuff, synthetic flavor, stabilizers, pesticides & herbicidal residues and radioactive contamination.

Quality Standards :
‘Good Manufacturing Practices’ is applied in the manufacturing process to meet the laid down given standards as per HACCP by ISA Cert B.V Netherlands, SGF (SGF International E.V) and ISO - 9001 (AQA International).

Preservatives :
Free from any chemical preservatives

Pesticide residues :
In conformance with WHO recommendations & EC directives.

Bakery & Confectionaries :
Topping & fillings in Fruit breads, cakes, tarts, muffins, pie filings, icings, fruit bars, fruit toffees etc

Beverages :
Juice, Nectar, Fruit drink, Fruit drink cocktails

Dairy :
Milkshakes, Ice creams, yoghurts, toppings, desserts.

Baby foods :
Cereals, Fruit Juices, mixed fruit juices, strained fruits

Others foods :
Fruit juices, jams, jellies, fruit cocktails, strained fruit drinks, Squashes etc.