kabkab dates is one of Iranian dates that is most popular in local market because of its production volume , price and taste. This Dates is one of high demands dates in Iranian market. In recent years its market has been grown in the world as well.
It is cultivated in southern part of Iran such as Khuzestan, Bushehr and Fars provinces. Most famous cities where the dates is cultivates are Behbahan, Bushehr, Khesht, Dashtestan and Kazeroun.
This dates comes in different varieties. but two main types of Kabkab are used in Iranian market:
juicy and sticky
dry and less juicy.
Iranian usually prefer juicy Kabkab dates. However, outs of Iran , most customers prefer dry Kabkabs.