Indian Pickle Tales: Uses of Rock Salt

Indian Pickle Tales: Uses of Rock Salt

The art of pickling dates back to the middle ages where the longevity of seasonal food could be extended through drying, curing with salt, sugar or brine and then storing it in airtight containers. India remains the cradle for the origin of diverse cultures, traditions and cuisines. Gifted with a wide variety of ingredients unique to each region, it is natural that you would find a rich spread of pickles to choose from here.
Beat that summer lethargy: Uses of rock salt

Beat that summer lethargy: Uses of rock salt

If you’ve noticed that you feel lazy, sluggish or less productive during the summer months, you’re not alone. We generally feel tired more easily than we normally do as the temperature gets hotter, and particularly during the initial weeks of summer as our body adjusts to the seasonal changes.

Rock salt, black salt, and their benefits to the human body

Rock salt, black salt, and their benefits to the human body

 

 

We can’t imagine our food tasting as good as it does if it lacked salt. Although, salt serves many other purposes for our bodies apart from just making our meals delicious. Since we have become more aware of what we consume these days, and what health benefits we can acquire from everything we eat, the consumption of salt & its benefits confuse a lot of people. Many studies show that its consumption is good for us, while a few others have also shown otherwise. So, it’s fair to feel a little bewildered about the choices.

 

 

The benefits of Rock Salt during Fasting

The benefits of Rock Salt during Fasting

Dr. Shweta U. Shah 30 September 2019 This article is authored by Dr. Shweta U. Shah. A practicing homeopath, she follows a patient-centr...
Unravelling the benefits of Himalayan Rock Salt

Unravelling the benefits of Himalayan Rock Salt

The pink salt, known as rock salt or Himalayan rock salt, often features as an ingredient in some delicious dishes such as salads, food prepared on fasting days, select desserts, raitas etc.
4 Cool ways to include Rock Salt in your diet

4 Cool ways to include Rock Salt in your diet

Rock Salt, also known as pink salt or Himalayan salt, is a natural form of salt. Sourced from the hills of Himalayas, this salt is mined in a crystalline form. The color of the powdered version of this salt is what gives it the name of pink salt. Rock salt is often found in the Indian kitchen saved for days of fasting and a few special dishes.