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


 
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Product Code: BLKSALT

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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 surfur 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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Great April 11, 2019
Reviewer: teresa ellington from mandeville, LA United States  
I never have used the salt before but heard good things. When I finally tried it with my tofu scramble I was amazed at how good it tasted !! Not really sure on the oil though. But appreciate the free gift .

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My order March 26, 2019
Reviewer: Carlene Charles from Lithonia , GA United States  
Its was surprisingly better than I expected.

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Excellent product and service January 14, 2019
Reviewer: Holly Parks from Simpsonville, SC United States  
Wonderful quality. Friendly and helpful customer service. Prompt delivery.

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Black salt December 23, 2018
Reviewer: Vicki Metz from Bullard , TX United States  
Love the quality and taste

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Black Salt order October 17, 2018
Reviewer: Patricia Cuny from Bend, OR United States  
Product is excellent! Exactly what I was hoping for...Prompt service, shipping, etc. Very happy!

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