Organic Garlic from OrganicSiri®
Garlic is one of the most extensively utilized flavor enhancers in a variety of cuisines around the world. It can be used in soups, curries, gravies, pastas and other dishes. It is a highly prized item that can be found in both fresh and dried form in kitchens all around. It is so flavorful that a small quantity can give food a great savory flavor without adding fat or calories.
Also known as
Vellulli, Velli gadda, Vellipaya, Lahasun
Vellipaya have a variety of health benefits, caused by sulphur compounds present in it. It has a low calorie count and is high in vitamin C, B6 and manganese. There are also trace levels of numerous other nutrients in it. It is believed to help prevent and reduce the severity of common illnesses like the flu and common cold.
How to use Garlic
Velluli can be utilized in a variety of cuisines, from appetizers to major courses. Pungent velluli lends a punch of flavor to just about every recipe when mixed with butter, roasted, or cooked in a pan. They are used in almost all curries as a whole, as powder, or as paste; they are widely used in sea food, chicken, flavoring rice, seasoning and a lot more. Vellipaya pickle is a popular dish made in South India.
Deep, friable alluvial soils with sufficient organic matter are the best for effective cultivation. It is a bulbous plant that has shallow roots, therefore it requires correct amount of moisture. The crop should be monitored for pest and weeds at all stages. Lahasun from OrganicSiri are grown in our own farms organically without use of fertilizers or chemicals. At OrganicSiri, we grow all our crops in our own farms organically without use of fertilizers or chemicals.
Keep the bulb intact for as long as feasible. A complete head of lahasun should be stored somewhere cool, dry, and dark. Paper or mesh fabrics, which are far more breathable than plastic, might be used to bag it. The lifespan of it drops significantly after you start peeling it. Refrigeration is your best bet, whether you’ve separated and skinned the whole thing or just a few exposed cloves. Place it in an airtight container or zip lock bag to keep it fresh.
We grow them typically during winter at our farm and make them available all year.
How to buy Organic Garlic
We deliver fresh organic vegetables, organic fruits and organic staples across Hyderabad. Here is how to order online: How to order organic food?