Its name means “Queen of Fragrance” and its grains are elongated,
crystalline and delicately scented.
IT’S SPECIAL BECAUSE:
The kitchen brings people together: brings the scents of distant cultures into the kitchen!
HOW TO USE:
You can use Basmati rice for pilaf cooking, side dishes or salads.
LIVE BETTER WITH TASTE:
The health benefits of rice derive from its easily assimilable carbohydrates, its noble proteins and the absence of allergens that can cause annoying reactions.
THE NUTRITIONIST RECOMMENDS.
Taking small amounts of carbohydrates consistently throughout the day is important if you want to fuel your body correctly.
– Produced with a lowered environmental impact: we recycle production waste and convert it into the energy we use in our plant, reducing CO2 emissions
HAVE FUN COOKING
A demonstration of what you can create with our rice
Gelin Budu, or “bride’s thighs” is the Turkmen-Iraqi name given to these soft and brown meat croquettes. The unique feature of this dish is the crust of rice worked with flour, that provides the croquettes with a unique taste and consistency.
Kormas comes probably from Persia. The name derives from the Hindi word that means “braising”: it’s the type of cooking, since the meat or vegetables are braised in a pot with little quantities of liquid, (yogurt or water).
Known as the “king of meals”, Palov employs vegetables, rice, meat and spices, and there are up to 200 varieties. The importance of this dish for the Tajik communities is summarized in the popular saying: “If you eat Oshi Palov at someone’s house, you have to respect him/her for 40 years.” Groups of men or women prepare it either in their home or in the tea houses, while they socialize, play music or sing. The knowledge bound to the practice is handed down from generation to generation in families and cooking schools.
Traditionally, rice was present in Norther Iran cooking and in the houses of wealthy, while in the rest of the Country bread was the main element. Nowadays, the most appreciated varieties of rice thanks to their flavour are the ones cultivated in Northern Iran. The proposed recipe is Meigoo Polow, a dish cooked in Southern Iran.
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