Karuppu Kavuni Rice (Black Rice) 2 Kg
Black rice called as Kavuni Arisi in Tamil is a rich grain which has been grown in India since the Chola period. Due to its anthocyanin content, this rice turns purple when cooked. With powerful disease-fighting antioxidants, this sticky-textured rice contains dietary fibre, anti-inflammatory properties and has the ability to prevent diabetes, cancer, heart disease, and even weight gain.
Essential Nutrients in Karuppu Kavuni
Flavonoid Phytonutrients | Iron | Amino Acids | Vitamin B | Anthocyanin | Antioxidants | Fibre
100 gm black rice has 8.5 gm protein, 3.5 gm iron, and 4.9 gms fibre.
- Before cooking wash and soak the rice for 1 hour
- For 1 cup rice add 3 cups of water in the pressure cooker
- These grains can also be cooked in a Microwave or Electronic Rice Cooker
All grains are semi-milled to retain the husk, which contains several nutrients. These grains can be cooked in a microwave oven, electric rice cooker or a pressure cooker. Please adjust the ratio of water according to your preference.