Onion is a vegetable which is almost like a staple in Indian food. This is also known to be one of the essential ingredients of raw salads. They come in different colours like white, red or yellow and are quite in demand in cold salads and hot soups.
You can dice, slice or cut it in rings and put it in burgers and sandwiches. Onions emit a sharp flavour and fragrance once they are fried; it is due to the sulphur compound in the vegetable.Onions are known to be rich in biotin.
Most of the flavonoids which are known as anti-oxidants are concentrated more in the outer layers, so when you peel off the layers, you should remove as little as possible.
Onions are known to have antiseptic, antimicrobial and antibiotic properties which help you to get rid of infections.
If a piece of onion is inhaled, it can slow down or stop nose bleeding.
Those who have sleeping disorders or insomnia can have a good night sleep if they have an onion every day.
Onions also help to improve the functions of the digestive system; because it releases the digestive juices and cures any problem related to digestion.
Onions, like garlic, are also rich in sulphur compounds. Onions are known to contain manganese, copper, Vitamin B6, Vitamin C,Folic acid, Amino acid and dietary fibers along with phosphorus, folate and copper.
Storage and Uses
Store in a cool dry place, need not refridgerate.
Freezing onions, soaking them under water and keeping the root intact before chopping are some methods to reduce tears while chopping them.
It is a versatile vegetable that can be used raw, sauteed, caramelized, roasted, deep fried, pureed or boiled as required.
It lends itself very well to almost any cuisine.It can be consumed with salads, curries or chutnies.
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EAN Code: 10000148 Country of origin: India Sourced & Marketed by: Supermarket Grocery Supplies Pvt. Ltd, No. 7, Service Road,
Off 100 Feet Road Indiranagar
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Vegetables are a part of our daily meals no matter what cuisine. However, there is one staple vegetable that almost always forms the base of any Indian dish. It is the Onion. Onions are used in several dishes in many cuisines and is one of the most important ingredient in salads. The versatility of the vegetable makes it universal vegetable. You can now buy Fresho onion online on bigbasket.
Onions come in different varieties such as white, red and yellow. They are popularly used in raw salads and soups, however can be incorporated in almost any dish. One popular dish worldwide is the onion rings for which the vegetable is the main ingredient. Similarly, onion bajji is very popular in the Indian cuisine as well. Onions can be diced in several different ways, from sliced to chopped or in rings, according to the dish to be made. The vegetable has a strong flavor once they are cooked and enhance the taste of the dish. Apart from the delicious taste that they offer, onions also have several health benefits. They have anti-inflammatory properties and are packed with antioxidants that improve your immune system, prevents cancer, diabetes and heart diseases and improves your health overall.
While you can easily find onions in any supermarket around you, the freshness of the vegetable is questionable. We source our produce from the brand Fresho, which stands by its name and supplies us with the best quality and fresh products. 1 kg Fresho onion costs Rs.28 only and 2 kg Fresho onion costs Rs. 56. Our multi packs are deals that are value for money and is a reasonable option for you to pick. You no more need to stand in the supermarket and go through a huge pile of onions trashed together. We will do that for you and bring fresh pieces carefully handpicked for your order.
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