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Black Salt (Indian Kala Namak)
Black Salt (Indian Kala Namak)


 
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This salt (Indian Kala Namak) contains trace amounts of sulfur compounds that give it a unique umami-like flavor, similar to a boiled egg. Sprinkle on salads and fruits, and add to curries, chutneys and buttermilk.

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Product Code: BLKSALT

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Coarse Granulated 16 oz (1 lb) Resealable Bag ($12.99)
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Black Salt (Indian Kala Namak)


Other names: Kala namak, Himalayan black salt, Sulemani namak, bit lobon, kala noon, pada loon

Appearance: It ranges from brownish pink to dark violet translucent crystals when whole and has a light pink hue when ground

Typically used: Freshly ground; you can grind fresh using your favorite pepper mill.

Origin: The raw material for producing kala namak was originally obtained from natural halite from mines in Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Pakistan in certain locations of the Himalayas salt ranges, or from salt harvested from the North Indian salt lakes of Sambhar Salt Lake or Didwana and the Mustang District of Nepal. The raw salts are fired in a furnace for 24 hours while sealed in a ceramic jar with charcoal along with small quantities of harad seeds, amla, bahera, babul bark, or natron. The fired salt is then cooled, stored, and aged prior to sale.

Flavor: Besides sodium chloride, this Kala Namak contains trace amounts of sulfur compounds that gives it a unique umami-like flavor, similar to a boiled egg.

Aroma: Sulfuric

Culinary uses: Sprinkle freshly ground black salt on salads, fruits, curries, chutneys and buttermilk for added flavor.

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5 of 5 Perfect November 14, 2019
Reviewer: Teric from Warwick, RI United States  
The exact quality for which I was hoping!

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5 of 5 October 27, 2019
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Van Nuys, CA United States  


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5 of 5 Yummy product! October 7, 2019
Reviewer: Marissa Wilson from Bend, OR United States  
Shipped very quickly and glad to receive this product so I could finally make a proper tofu scramble!  Very yummy!

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5 of 5 July 26, 2019
Reviewer: Alicia from Portland, OR United States  


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2 of 5 The Indian Black salt I ordered,Received Pink salt July 16, 2019
Reviewer: SHRIMANT AYARAM from Murphy, TX United States  
It was the pink Himalayan salt put in packets and labeled black Indian salt. I have not had a chance to protest and return the product

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