Anardana goli - pomegranate candy is a pachak or churan.Imli goli,Anardana goli, all were Indian candies much before sugary ones came into market.Sugar ones just give a sweet kick.These Indian candies aid digestion.
This is a yummy little pocket of digestive. I feel eating this candy is better than sugar coated lollies.
Anardana goli benefits
There are many benefits of anardana goli.
It aids digestion.
It is loaded with tangy flavors hence helps change the taste during sickness.
Gives a relief during motion sickness and sea sickness.
Some women also have Anardana goli in pregnancy.However one must always consult with doctor prior to usage.
I remember having these candies during flights in the olden days.Now both the candies and the flight operators are gone out of fashion,at least in the domestic circuit.Nowadays, chocolates are more popular.However,I still love the old candy.You can call it nostalgia but then life is always more beautiful in your memories.
Why homemade is best?
Anardana goli recipe needs no cooking.Even kids can make it under your supervision.
You can make a batch at home very easily on the weekend.
It also means that you can control sugar content.
Commerical ones are loaded with sugar.
Although you can buy .Home made also means you help avoid preservatives.
Buying a packet of candy can do more damage to both your wallet and waist line.
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