Coriander powder is derived from the seeds of the coriander plant. It adds a mild flavour and aroma to sweet and savory food preparations • It is an essential ingredient of many curries and gravies as it has a mild aroma that instigates the appetite. A combination of coriander and cumin seeds powdered together is popularly used in Indian dishes. Coriander powder is widely used in south Indian preparations, especially rasam, kara kuzhambu, vegetable preparations, etc.
Jaiveco Organic Coriander Powder is finely grinded powder of Organic Coriander seeds and carries rich aroma and nice flavor.
According to Ayurveda powdered coriander is good for digestion. It also increases appetite. It helps in purifying the blood and curing inflammation, fever and as well as various allergies. Due to 'cooling' qualities of coriander, this spice is considered to be very beneficial for restoring the 'Pitta' balance. If consumed in smaller quantities it can be beneficial for Vata and Kapha also. Coriander also helps in cleansing the body by detoxifying it.
Coriander Powder is rich in dietary fiber and is excellent source of minerals like iron, copper, calcium, potassium, manganese, zinc and magnesium. Copper is required for the production of red blood cells. Iron is essential for cell metabolism and red blood cell formation. Zinc is a co-factor in many enzymes that regulate growth and development, sperm generation, digestion and nucleic acid synthesis. Potassium is an important component of cell and body fluids that helps controlling heart rate and blood pressure. Manganese is utilized by the body as a co-factor for the powerful anti-oxidant enzyme, superoxide dismutase.