This variety of dates are opal dark red to blackish brown in color.
This kind is known as the most luxurious and expensive variety of Iranian dates.
It is the most early-ripening type of dates in Iran.
Mazafati dates are the most delicious, top-selling fresh and soft dates fruit.
The most amount of Iranian dates export belongs to this category.
Zahedi date is very different in appearance; it is hard and shiny.