Seattle Indian Community - SeattleIndian.com
| | |
 


 

Mint

Health & Lifestyle


Share With Your Friends

Add To My Favorite
In Hindi : Pudina
Mint is the erect plant with dark green leaves with pleasant flavour. The main species are peppermint, spearmint, apple mint and corn mint. Among these, peppermint and spearmint are commercially popular and significant. Vanilla and citrus are considered as the world''s most popular flavour and mint stands next in place.

Peppermint which is first in popularity among all mints, is mainly used in medicines and for making mint tea. Mint oil and menthol are used as flavouring agents in mouthwashes, toothpastes and chewing gums.

Mint has an important place in Indian cuisine. A few dishes prepared with mint leaves are mint-coriander chutney, rasam, sambar, meat, fish, poultry items and biryanis. Being a carminative, mint is often used in dishes made with peas, dals and other food stuffs which is difficult to digest. Both fresh and dried leaves of mint are used.

 

Disclaimer: Please use this channel at your own discretion. These articles are contributed by our users. We are not responsible or liable for any problems related to the utilization of information of these articles.

 

View All Contributions

Premium Advertiser
Attorneys - Watson Immigration Law, LLC, Tahmina Watson



This is an advertisement
Post an Article
Notify Me of New Articles

Become A Featured Contributor
Add Your Blog | Add Recipe | Add Article

More Article by

BROTHERHOOD: Dharma, Destiny and the American Dream by Deepak & Sanjiv Chopra
Aging Brain
County Council appoints Ketu Shah to fill vacancy in King County District Court
SRI MATA AMRITANANDMAYI DEVI TO RECEIVE DOCTORATE OF HUMANE LETTERS FROM STATE U
Health Tips
View All Articles

Featured Contributors


Dilip Saraf

Christine Dunbar

Darshan Goswami
Darshan Goswami

Vasudha Sharma

Ananya Kiran

Shruti Sadolkar
Shruti Sadolkar

Rima Arora

Vivek Wadhwa

Aayushi Manish
Aayushi Manish

Latest Articles

5 Trustworthy NGO's to Sponsor a Child in India by Lok Kalyan Samiti
Laurier University wins American College Cricket Mid West Championship by Lloyd Jodah
WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT PREVENTING ALZHEIMERS DISEASE? by Yarissa Reyes
Get Best Meditation Spiritual Retreats in India: Top Place for Meditation in the Himalayas by vinay roy
GOD IS GREAT by Pradeep Singh Bhatnagar
View All Articles

Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our visitors.
Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker.