Where does the produce come from?
Our produce is grown by growers from around the world, in places such as Mexico, Guatemala, Chile, France, and Holland and of course the United States. All of our produce must be approved by the USDA before entering the United States. All of our growers are approved by our Field Inspection personnel who oversee the Planting, Growing and Harvesting.

How long will it last once I buy it?
Earth Exotics™ Premium Vegetables come with a "Use by Date" on every package. What that means is that our product will retain its quality up to that date, providing it is handled properly once purchased. Once the bag has been opened we recommend sealing the bag closed, if you haven't utilized the entire product at once, this will ensure the products longevity.

How do I handle the product once I have purchased it?
Earth Exotics™ Premium Vegetables are packed at the height of freshness to ensure a fresh product is delivered to your local grocery store. Like all perishable products, maintaining the Cold Chain is critical to its extended life. We recommend placing your Earth Exotics™ Premium Vegetables in your Refrigerator's vegetable compartment as quickly as possible after purchase. The ideal temperature to hold these vegetables is between 40-45 degrees. However slightly colder temperatures will not harm the product; just keep them away from the Deep Freeze.

How do I cook them in the bag?
Earth Exotics™ Premium Vegetables and the bag they are packed in are very unique. The technology that we utilize for the bag allows you to cook the vegetables right in the bag. Not only can you Microwave the vegetables, but you can Boil and Steam them directly in the bag. We recommend steaming the vegetables for the best flavor and nutritional benefits. Our entire product has simple to follow directions right on the bag.

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Do you have recipes for your products?
Yes, we have a number of recipes available on our Web Site. You can choose any of them and print them for future use. We will continually update our Web Site with new exciting recipes, so visit often.

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What are some of the nutritional benefits of eating Earth Exotics™ Premium Vegetables?
The USDA suggests 5-9 Servings of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables every day for your health. Earth Exotics™ Premium Vegetables are virtually Cholesterol Free, Low in Fat and Low in Carbohydrates. You will also find our products to be high in Antioxidants, Beta Carotene.

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Are your products treated with preservatives?
No, we do not treat any of our vegetables with preservatives to extend shelf life. We package only Fresh, Clean product to be used by our customers.

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Is your product Organic?
Currently our product is not Organic, it is considered conventional produce. Organic produce is some what more difficult to grow due to the potential for damage from pests. Although our product is not Organic, we do utilize Natural Pesticides and "Good" Pests to control the fields. We adhere to the USDA's Good Agricultural Practices for our entire products grown world wide.

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Where is your product packaged?
Our Earth Exotics™ Premium Vegetables are all hand packed and trimmed right in the heart of the Produce Industry, Los Angeles, California.

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Where is your product available?
Our team is working hard to bring the Earth Exotics™ Premium Vegetables to a supermarket near you. Our product is currently be distributed by most major retailers. If you are unable to find our product in your favorite supermarket. You can visit our Web Site and print a copy of our product listings for your favorite Produce Manager. We will be happy to work with them to place the product in your favorite store.

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Are your products available Year round?
Yes they are. The benefit of Earth Exotics™ Premium Vegetables is that we have the ability to source high quality produce all over the world. Our current product line is available 52 weeks of the year for your enjoyment.

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Who is A.M.S. Exotic?
We are a global Importer/Exporter on high quality produce. We operate offices around the world in locations such as Paris, United Kingdom, Portugal, and United States. We specialize in Foodservice, Supermarket retail products, and exported Fresh Fruits and Vegetables.

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