This is a collection of some of the most common questions we get asked about our delicious Fig Spreads.
Q: What stores carry your products?
A: Most likely there is a store near you! Here is a list by state: https://dalmatiaspreads.com/pages/where-to-buy
Q: How do you know your organic ingredients are really organic?
A: In addition to using only certified organic ingredients for our organic products, we send out all of our raw materials to be tested upon arrival. Organic fruits are sent to the lab and tested for pesticides. We only use ingredients that pass the testing and prove to be organically grown.
Q: Where are your organic ingredients from?
A: We source our organic ingredients both locally and regionally, from Croatia and other neighboring Mediterranean countries.
Q: A family member has Celiac disease. Are your products gluten free?
A: Yes, all our products are gluten free.
Q: Do your products contain nuts?
A: Our Fig torta is the only item with almonds but is currently not in production (10/2019). There may be nuts present in the facility.
Q: Are your products nonGMO?
A: Yes, all our products are nonGMO.
Q: Are your products vegan?
A: Yes, all our products are vegan.
Q: Are your products Certified Kosher?
No, the products listed here on our online store are not, however in certain wholesale bulk order cases it can be arranged.
Q: What type of pectin is used in your spreads?
A: We use fruit pectin.
Q: What type of lactic acid is used in your spreads?
A: Our lactic acid is produced from the fermentation of sugar (corn).
Q: Are your products BPA Free
A: We use BPA NI (non-intent) packaging for all our spreads.
Q: What is the shelf life of your products if unopened?
A: It varies. Fig Spreads, Fig Orange Spread and Fig Cocoa have a 3 year shelf life unopened from the date of production. Our other spreads have a 2 year shelf life unopened from the date of production. Organic Fig Torta has a 15 month shelf life.
Q: How long does your Fig Spread last refrigerated?
A: Once opened, our Fig Spread should last 3-4 weeks in the refrigerator.
Q: How long do your other spreads last refrigerated?
A: All of our fruit spreads last 2-3 weeks in the refrigerator after opening. The olive spreads last 3 weeks. The red pepper spread will last 4 weeks.
For all products, we recommend a 3-week shelf life in the refrigerator after opening, although they may last longer.
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