Just Organik Jaggery is prepared from Organic Sugarcane Juice, sugarcane being grown at the foothills of Himalayas (Indian state - Uttarakhand) in the fields nourished by the water of the Ganges. A very strict organic certification regime ensures the purity at the sugarcane level itself.
Available only during the winters, Just Organik Jaggery is one of the seasonal favourites. Available in blocks, it is obtained by cutting cubical pieces of solidified, cooled Jaggery with a considerable amount of moisture. It is usually consumed as a sweet snack or an after meal sweetener.
Jaggery is considered a healthier option compared to refined sugar as a generous amount of phytochemicals and minerals remain intact in it. It is said to have anti-allergic properties, improves digestion and immunity, cleanses lungs and the bladder, purifies blood, and is a very good source 9of energy.
Just Organik Jaggery contains a lot of nutrients including phosphorus, iron (11mg/100g, 30% of RDI), calcium (8%), magnesium, zinc, selenium, potassium and antioxidants.In India, Jaggery or gur has been used since centuries. Known as ‘sharkara’ in Sanskrit, its name was synonymous to sweetener as once it was the only known sweetener to the people in the subcontinent. The mentions of gur/guda has been found in ancient Ayurvedic scriptures, Charaka Samhita, Sushruta Samhita and Ashtanga Hrudayam dating back to 1st Century and before.
About the Brand: Just Organik stands for just and ethical supplies of organic products. We sanitize the whole process, right from promoting sustainable farming practices to making healthy food items more accessible to people. Just Organik products are chemical free and are certified as per India Organic, USDA and EU standards.