Organic Chak Hao Rice

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.