Asafoetida Whole (Whole Hing)
Add a pinchful of Top-Op Asafoetida to your curried Vegetables, Dals and Lentils for richer aroma and flavour. It is an essential ingredient of Indian curries.
Asafoetida Botanical known as Ferula asafoetida
Asafoetida consist of:
- Carbohydrates - 67.8%
- Moisture - 16%
- Protien - 4 %
- Fat - 1.1 %
- Minerals - 7%
- Fibre - 4.1%
Its minerals and Vitamins contents include substantial calcium besides phosphorus, iron, carotene, riboflavin and niacin.
Calorific value of Asafoetida is 297.
Asafoetida has been held in great esteemed amongst indigenous medicines from the earliest times disorders in India. It is reputed as a drug which expells wind from the stomach and counteracts any spasmodic disorders. It is a nervine stimulant, digestive agent and a sedative.
Product of India.