Besan (Gram Flour)
Osutra Organic brings you certified (NPOP/NOP) Organic Besan (Gram Flour). Which is made from organic chana Dal, Chana is grown without any Chemical/Pesticide. Organic Besan (Gram Flour) is more nutritious and testier then non-organic Besan (Gram Flour). Besan is a white-coloured flour made from ground Chana Dal (aka gram.) Besan flour is often confused with chickpea flour. Given that Chana Dal are very closely related to chickpeas, the two flours can be used interchangeably. Gram flour, commonly called besan, is a staple flour in the Indian kitchens. Made out of either powdered Chickpeas or Bengal gram, besan is a versatile edible flour. Light yellow in colour and fine in its texture, besan finds its place in the world of beauty treatments like face packs too. The reason for this is besan’s exfoliating personality and its tan removing ability. When eaten as a food, gram flour nourishes the body by providing us with protein and fibre. Interestingly, gram flour is sans gluten, which makes it an ideal choice for the weight watchers too. Laden with vitamins, proteins and healthy unsaturated fatty acids, besan also has skin nourishing properties. For amazing results for the skin, besan is used in various ways, combined with a variety of ingredients. Most of these connotations make for splendid face masks.