Organic Manipuri Black Aroma Rice (Chak-hao)

1.0 kg
Rs. 390.00

Chak Hao is Manipuri rice variety  rich in fibre and it usually turns deep purple when cooked due to its anthocyanin content. This grain has disease-fighting antioxidants and prevents diabetes, cancer and heart disease.

The literal meaning of chak hao is ‘delicious rice’ (chak — rice; hao-delicious). One serving of black rice offers a high amount of flavanoid phytonutrients, mineral content such as iron and copper.

Their rice is cultivated in a village called Manjakkudi in Tiruvarur district. Jayanthi recollects that in the past one and a half years people have started buying black rice.