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In the Bible, coriander is compared with Manna. The Chinese associated it with immortality, valued it for its medicinal and reputed aphrodisiacal quality as well as due to its distinct flavor it has been used in Chinese cooking for hundreds of years.
WEIGHT: 75 gm
The ancient Aryans considered it as a powerful remedy for various disorders of the anatomical system and prescribed it as an effective cure for dyspepsia malaria, delirium. The Egyptian used it for embalming. The Asians are said to have it as an aphrodisiac. Pepperine is considered to be the major constituent responsible for the bitter taste of black pepper and has been used to impart pungency to dishes.
The high value and very high cost of cultivation has increased the risk, and thus commercial growers take extra ordinary precautions in the cultivation of Black Pepper. With the result under conventional farming there is a very heavy use of Chemical Pesticides in commercial cultivation.
Garam means ‘hot’ and Masala as we know connotes ‘mixture’ of spices. It is a careful combination of various spices which were introduced in India by the Mughals who used it for spicing up their food.A must for every Indian kitchen, it can spice up and give a definite tang to even the blandest of preparations. It can be used in giving life to all vegetables
Coriander powder is popularly known for its culinary and medicinal properties. Widely used for flavoring the food, coriander powder has an aromatic odor. The flavor of the seeds is warm, mild and sweetish.
WEIGHT: 100 gm/ 250 gm