Jaggery is a type of un-processed sweetener, made by evaporating raw sugarcane juice without separating the molasses from the crystals. The resulting residue is softer than refined sugar with a color variation from golden yellow to dark brown. Since Jaggery is unprocessed, it get to retain the naturally occurring vitamins and minerals hence making it a healthier alternative to processed sugar which looses most of these benefits in the processing. Jaggery is available in various forms – cubes, balls and powder. Telugu Jaggery cubes as the name indicates, comes in elongated cube shape.
Telugu Foods is a brand owned by Teja’s Food Industries LLP. The origins of Telugu Foods trace as far back as to 1979, where is was sold under the name of Vamana Pickles. Since then, Telegu Foods has been dedicated in offering the best experience for their customers. Telegu Foods assure that every product is made with the best ingredients under hygienic conditions. Telegu products are made by hand and use traditional methods to create the authentic taste.
Telugu Foods also showcases some great recipes on their site. What can you make using Telugu Jaggery? How about Drink of Millets?