The former ‘the forbidden rice’, got this mystery name for the rich nutrients which made it into a luxury product which was only served to the royal families and the Asian Emporers.
Same nutrients, top quality now directly available for our royals, our lovely Chalitos!
Hence this high end organic black rice still requires very specific conditions for optimum growth , the product has become available in more markets.
One of the few regions that provide all these requirements is Vietnam, where they call it Khaw -Hom-Nil which stands for Áromatic Black Onyx Rice'.
When you have cooked , the product spreads a aromatic whiff, which resembles the jasmine infusion tea.\
Cook 1 cup of organic black jasmin rice in 2.5 cup of boiling water with a pinch of salt.
You could add some olive oil or butter for an extra creamy taste.
Let the rice cook for 15 minutes on a low temperature.
Black rice is high in antioxidants, contains anti-inflammatory properties and therefor is more gut-friendly and beneficial for coeliac patients.
Free delivery as from 30 euro.