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Fenugreek is a herb with countless health benefits and popular in alternative medicines. It is a common household spice and also finds application as a thickening agent. The seeds smell and taste similar to maple syrup. Indians even use fenugreek leaves as a vegetable. The seeds have a sweet and nutty taste and are widely preferred for their flavor, nutrition, and medicinal properties.

Specifications

Moisture 5% max
Admixture 2% max
Flavor Spicy and slightly bitter characteristic of Fenugreek
Foreign matter 0.5% max
Color Yellowy brown

Benefits of Fenugreek seed:

  • Lowers blood sugar levels
  • Boosts testosterone
  • Increases the production of breast milk in lactating mothers
  • Reduces cholesterol levels
  • Lowers inflammation
  • Promotes bone health
  • Helps to control appetite