Corriandor seeds powder is derived from the seeds of the coriander plant. Coriander, popularly known as dhania in India. It adds a mild flavour and aroma to sweet and savoury food preparations.
Uses - Coriander isn’t an unusual spice or herb especially in India. We use coriander leaves in almost all our dishes to garnish them and also we incorporate the spice in all delicacies. Being one of the common spice used in all the Indian curries, coriander provides a delicious taste to all the cuisines .
Apart from adding mouth-watering flavor to the dishes, it also increases the nutritional value of the food. Coriander belongs to Apiaceous family, in the genus Coriandrum. It is a small aromatic herb that has a lot of culinary uses across the globe. It is filled with fibers that improves digestion and is good to improve bowel movement. It has anti-diabetic properties and promotes insulin growth. It is known for its medicinal properties, used to cure allergies, eye infections, anemia etc. If you are someone who suffers from heavy menstrual flow then drinking a glass of hot water infused with some coriander seeds will provide you some relief.
The coriander seeds powder are rich in vitamin K, C, B along with antioxidants and other minerals which are all beneficial skin and hair health. You can achieve a glowing skin by adding dhaniya into your diet, as it helps in slowing down the ageing process and also protects the skin from allergies and redness. It promotes hair regrowth and delays the premature greying of the hair.
Store the coriander powder in an airtight container in a cool and dry place. It stays fresh for about 6 months.
Coriander seeds are plump and brown in colour, have a hollow cavity, which bears essential oils that lend to the flavour of the dishes when used in cooking. They are harvested when the plant turns brown and its leaves start to dry and fall. Immature seeds are light green in colour and taste quite bitter. Apart from being a popular spice in the kitchen, coriander seeds are also known for their medicinal properties.
In Ayurveda, it is often recommended for stomach related ailments, as it is known to ease digestion. It is indeed a super seed and its regular use can bring about various health benefits. Here are some reasons for you to include it in your daily diet - Benefits of Coriander Seeds, Beautiful Skin, Helps Tackle Diabetes, Facilitates Hair Growth, Better digestion, Keeps a Check on Cholesterol, Cure for Cold and Flu, Prevents Menstrual Irregularities, Treats Diabetics
Please Note - Our spices are home made & home made spice powders have a longer shelf life and also remain fresh. There is no additive or preservative added and they really bring out the flavors & aroma in the food.