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Product Description

Product IDV036
Thai NameMA RA (มะระจีน)
Common nameCHINESE BITTER GOURD OR BITTER MELON
Scientific NameMOMORDICA CHARANTIA LINN
Season availabilityAround year
Peak PeriodAround year
Remark100 GRAMS TO 28 KILO CALORIES OF ENERGY CANTAINS 5.6 GRAMS PROTEIN,1.0 G CARBOHYDRATE.
ColourGreen
TasteSlightly bitter taste. Gives a good appetite
Nutrition remarkGood source Carbohydrate, protein, fat, fiber, calcium, phosphorus, iron, vitamin A 1 B1 B2 C.
Preparation and eatingTROPICAL ANNUAL VINE HAS BITTER TASTE CULINARY USE. SOUP. CURRY ,
AND SALAD (IF YOU DON'T LIKE THE BITTER TASTE PARBOIL WITH SALT AND RINSE 2-3 TIMES BEFORE COOKING ) THE THAIS BELIVE THAT IT IS
VERY GOOD FOR THE KIDNEYS AND BLOOD LOOK FOR SMALL AND FIRM SPECIMENS THAT ARE STILL GREEN WHEN BUYING MEDICINAL USE.MILD LAXATIVE ANTIPYRETIC GARGLE THE FRUIT JUICE TO RELIEVE AN APHTHOUS ULCER.