Latest Products http://www.ambeyspices.com Latest Products 16-08-02 en-us http://www.ambeyspices.com Kota Stones http://www.ambeyspices.com/kota-stones.htm Fri, 13 Feb 2009 00:00:00 +0530 The state of the Rajasthan in India is the biggest producer of dimensional stone e.g. marble, granite, slates, sand stone and limestone widely known as Kota Stones. Kotah stone is being used extensively as excellent flooring stone being very tough, compact and can take mirror polish. Kota Limestones are naturally riven flooring stone. Mining for Kotah Stone has started some 70 years back with a production of few thousand square feet. It has multiplied many times over these years. Present level of production is 250 million Sq.ft. Mining of Kotah Stone over the years has been all manual except removal of over burden. The excavation of over burden 12-15mm thick had been mechanized since 1983 only. After removal of overburden, the layers yielding Kotah Stone have been separated by chiesel and crow-bar followed by sizing and splitting the layer along natural cleavage to give Kotah Stone Slab/Tile ready to use. The mining has been very selective. Only those layers which could be splitted upto a maximum of 3" thickness and could be cut to size manually by chiesel and hammer have been mined. The rest have been thrown as waste. Kota Stone (Lime Stone) is known for its wide applications due to its durability and beautiful appearance. Kota stone’s unique properties make it an ideal stone for builders. It is essentially a dolomite stone. Upon wetting and drying there is no apparent delamination effect. We offer Kota stone slabs, blue (green) limestone, polished limestone and limestone tiles. Kota Blue (Green) & Brown, a popular limestone, that makes an excellent building stone because it can be carved easily. The specialty of this limestone is in its hardness and it can be used both for interiors as well as exteriors. The polished surface finish shines like a mirror. It has minor color variation but within tolerance limit. We have carved a niche as one of the preeminent Kota Brown Limestone manufacturers and suppliers in India. Physical Properties of Kota Stone Kotah Stone are Quite impervious, Hard, Compact, fine to very fine grained calcareous rocks of sedimentary nature. Ashwagandha http://www.ambeyspices.com/ashwagandha.htm Mon, 16 Feb 2009 00:00:00 +0530 Introduction Ashwagandha is a sweet root with secondary bitter qualities. It is found in India and Africa and is also called "Indian ginseng". There are no known side effects of this herb. Ayurvedic practitioners have been using Ashwagandha root for thousands of years as a powerful rasayana (a tonic for greater vitality and longevity). The herb has traditionally been used for calming the mind, relieving weakness, nervous exhaustion and arthritis, and for building sexual energy. Ashwagandha root is beneficial to people who do physical labor or exercise a lot to help the body adapt to physical stress. Ashwagandha herb has also been used for strengthening the female reproductive system. Uses of Ashwagandha products:- Having both energetic and synergetic actions, Ashwagandha is one of the most important drugs in herbal preparations as described in classical Texts. Ashwagandha enhances sexual power; prevent impotency, infertility, low sperm count or seminal debility. Ashwagandha acts against Arthritis and Rheumatism. When applied externally it acts against scabies, minor ulceration of skin applied as a poultice to boils. In case of cancer, Ashwagandha acts as an adjuvant. Ashwagandha acts against insomnia, stress and stress oriented hypertension. Ashwagandha is also very effective against intestinal ulcers. Ashwagandha is used to tone the uterus after miscarriage and treatment of post-partum difficulties. Ashwagandha Extract - Extract from Ashwagandha can be taken in small quantities as there biioavailablity is the highest. Ashwagandha extracts can be used for making medicinal compositions and capsules of Ashwagandha. Ashwagandha Powder - Ashwagandha Powder is best for making medicinal compositions, capsules and herbal teas. We produce Ashwagandha in forms of Ashwagandha Extract and Ashwagandha Powder. We are the manufacturer and bulk supplier of Ashwagandha Powder, Ashwagandha Extract. We export Ashwagandha to leading traders, distributors and nutraceutical companies. We have firmly positioned ourselves as one of the leading Ashwagandha Manufacturers and Ashwagandha Herbs Exporters in India. Indian Spices http://www.ambeyspices.com/indian-spices.htm Fri, 13 Feb 2009 00:00:00 +0530 We provide an ample range of Indian Spices that includes Coriander Seeds, cumin seeds, fenugreek seeds and many more. We are well reckoned as one of the distinguished Natural Spices Manufacturers and suppliers based in India. Our Indian Cooking Spices are the wonderful combination of aroma and taste. They are hygienically packed in safe packing so that they can keep their freshness, aroma and flavor for a longer period of time. Add a delicious taste in various cuisines; our Indian coking spices are free from any kind of contamination. For more details please click on the links given below Coriander Seeds http://www.ambeyspices.com/coriander-seeds.htm Indian Spices Mon, 16 Feb 2009 00:00:00 +0530 We have carved a niche as one of the prominent Organic Coriander Seeds exporters in India. Coriander is the seed of Coriandrum sativum, a plant in the parsley family. Coriander Seeds are globular and almost round, brown to yellow red, and 1/5 inch in diameter with alternating straight and wavy ridges. Coriander seeds when crushed have a lemony citrus flavor and are nutty, spicy and orange-flavored. Whole Coriander seeds are used for general digestive aid. Coriander seeds in India (Dhania) are mainly used in curries and garam masalas. Dry Coriander seeds are also a key ingredient in the South Indian cuisines for dishes like sambhar and rasam. We have grown into one of the trusted coriander seeds exporters from India .An aromatic annual Eurasian herb (Coriandrum sativum) in the parsley family, having parsley like leaves and umbels of tiny white to pinkish flowers. It is cultivated for its edible fruits, leafy shoots, and roots. Geographical Sources Coriander comes from INDIA, Morocco and Romania. Traditional Ethnic Uses Coriander is used in Indian curries, gin, American cigarettes, and sausages. The fresh young leafy plantlets of this herb are used in salads and various dishes as a flavoring and garnish. Also called Chinese parsley, cilantro. The seed like fruit of this plant, used whole or ground as a flavoring for food and as a seasoning, as in curry powder. Taste and Aroma Coriander has a mild, distinctive taste similar to a blend of lemon and sage. It is a fragrant spice. History/Region of Origin Coriander is probably one of the first spices used by mankind, having been known as early as 5000 BC. Sanskrit writings dating from about 1500 BC also spoke of it. In the Old Testament "manna" is described as "white like Coriander Seed." (Exodus 16:31) The Romans spread it throughout Europe and it was one of the first spices to arrive in America. Quality Double Parrot Single Parrot Aone Scooter Eagle Badami Cumin Seeds http://www.ambeyspices.com/cumin-seeds.htm Indian Spices Fri, 13 Feb 2009 00:00:00 +0530 We are well reckoned as one of the supreme White Cumin Seeds Exporters and Organic Cumin Seeds Suppliers in India. Cumin (pronounced "comein") is the pale green seed of Cuminum cyminum, a small herb in the parsley family. The seed is uniformly elliptical and deeply furrowed. Cumin seeds Jeera are the seeds of the caraway family. Two types -- black and white are available. White ones are generally used in curries and other large varieties of food. The black ones known as 'Shah Jeera' is more pungent and mostly used in pulao and biryani. This spice is widely used in most Indian, Pakistani and Bangladesh dishes, also in Middle Eastern, North African preparations, used in Spanish stews and American pies. Origin Cumin comes from Iran and India. Traditional Use Cumin is frequently used in Mexican dishes such as chili con carne and hot tamales. One of the most typical Bulgarian meat dishes - kebapche (small sausage shaped burger or a small kebap) uses cumin as the main spice. Taste and Aroma Cumin has a distinctive, slightly bitter yet warm flavor. Fenugreek Seeds http://www.ambeyspices.com/fenugreek-seeds.htm Indian Spices Fri, 13 Feb 2009 00:00:00 +0530 Name: Trigonela,foenum,graecum Family: Leguminoseae Sanskrit Name: Methika Parts used: Seeds, Leaves. Common name: Methi, Fenugreek, Alhova, Bird's Foot, Greek Clover, Greek Hay. Introduction Fenugreek seeds are used as a spice and fenugreek leaves are eaten as vegetable in India, China and the Middle East for centuries. The Ayurvedic and Traditional Chinese Medicines practitioners have used and documented Methi seeds for their medicinal uses. The Organic Fenugreek Seeds are exported in their whole and powdered forms as well as in the form of extracted oil which is extensively used as Herbal supplements, Therapeutic applications, Culinary, Tea, Perfumery and Dye. The major importers of Indian fenugreek are Saudi Arabia, Japan, Malaysia, USA, The UK, Singapore and Sri Lanka. We are counted among the prominent Fenugreek Seed Spice Suppliers in India. Turmeric http://www.ambeyspices.com/turmeric.htm Indian Spices Fri, 13 Feb 2009 00:00:00 +0530 Turmeric is a member of the ginger family. Turmeric finger & powder is bright yellow in color, which can make a dish stand out and come alive. The roots are quite pungent. Our ground turmeric is an essential ingredient in curry powder. It also has many medicinal properties, and has been used in India for centuries. Just a pinch of turmeric is necessary, as too much of it can make the dish become extremely bitter in taste. Turmeric has been used for centuries in Indi for its medicinal and healthful qualities. Directions to Use Add a gourmet and appetizing color to dishes - add turmeric to dishes before steaming them. Add a spectacular yellow color to rice. This could be co-ordinate with green from the vegetables and red and brown curries to create a spectacular colored menu presentation. Yellow rice (nasi kuning) is popular on the Eastern islands of Indonesia; it derives its color from fresh or dried turmeric. Blend with melted butter and steam in or drizzle over cooked vegetables, pasta, or potatoes. The color of turmeric makes vegetable dishes look great and appetizing. Add before steaming fish – it will season the fish and also make it look great. Add in lentils and beans and peas. Add when cooking meat stews, chicken dishes. Turmeric is added to most Indian dishes – dry and curried. Notes The root, or rhizome, has a tough brown skin and bright orange flesh. Ground Turmeric comes from fingers which extend from the root. It is boiled or steamed and then dried, and ground. It is used in India since Vedic times (5000 years) for regular preventive reasons. It is popular spice as it makes dishes look spectacular with its brilliant golden-orange color. Turmeric is a very important spice in India, which produces nearly the whole world's crop and uses 80% of it. Turmeric is used extensively in Indian, Indonesian, African and Thai cuisine. In India it is prized for its antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial effects. For this reason a small amount of turmeric is added in dishes daily. Recipe Indian Stir Fry Cabbage North Indian Style - Bund Gobhi Ki Subji Ingredients 1/2 medium cabbage sliced fine 1 baking potato quartered lengthwise and then sliced thinly 1 cup frozen or fresh peas (optional) 4 tbsp. vegetable/ canola/ sunflower cooking oil 10 curry leaves 1 tsp mustard seeds 2 green chilies chopped fine 2" piece ginger grated 2 ripe tomatoes cut into 1" cubes 1/2 tsp turmeric powder 2 tsp coriander powder 1 tsp cumin powder 1 tsp red chili powder (use less for less spicy) Salt to taste Fresh chopped cilantro to garnish Method Heat the oil in a pan on a medium flame. Add the mustard seeds, green chilies, curry leaves and fry till the seeds sizzle and splutter. Add the ginger and stir. Add the tomatoes and cook till they are soft. If you are using peas and potatoes, add them now. Cook for 4-5 minutes. Add the cabbage and then the turmeric, coriander, cumin, red chilli powder and salt to taste. Mix well. Cover, simmer and steam with a lid on for 10 minutes. Garnish with fresh chopped cilantro and serve with hot Chapatis (Indian flatbread), yogurt, dal and Indian pickle. Turmeric (Haldi) General Description Turmeric comes from the root of Curcuma longa, a leafy plant in the ginger family. The botanical name of this plant is Curcuma longa, the other names being Tumeric, Haldi and Kunyit. It belongs to family Zingiberaceae. The root, or rhizome, has a tough brown skin and bright orange flesh. Turmeric Rhizome is a spice commonly used in India Cuisine. In some Asian countries it is used as a Dietary Supplement. Ground Turmeric comes from fingers which extend from the root. It is boiled or steamed and then dried, and ground. Origin India is the world's primary producer of Turmeric Finger. It is also grown in China and Indonesia. Traditional Use Turmeric is a necessary ingredient of curry powder. It is used extensively in Indian dishes, including lentil and meat dishes, and in Southeast Asian cooking. Turmeric is routinely added to mustard blends and relishes. It also is used in place of saffron to provide color and flavor. Taste and Aroma Turmeric is mildly aromatic and has scents of orange or ginger. It has a pungent, bitter flavor. We have firmly positioned ourselves as one of the Dried Turmeric Manufacturers and Turmeric Powder Exporters in India. Agro Products http://www.ambeyspices.com/agro-products.htm Fri, 13 Feb 2009 00:00:00 +0530 We provide a huge array of Agro Food Products that includes de oiled cake, maize, soyabean seeds etc. Our Agro Food Products are sourced from the authentic vendors who lay special emphasis on the quality. Safe to use, our Agro Food Products are free from any kind harmful chemical and toxic material. We have carved a niche as one of the supreme Indian Agro Products Suppliers based in India. We are also engaged in the business of Wholesale Agro Products and providing prolific deals to the esteemed clients. For more details please click on the links given below DE Oiled Cake http://www.ambeyspices.com/de-oiled-cake.htm Agro Products Mon, 16 Feb 2009 00:00:00 +0530 De Oiled Cake is used as an organic supplement at the agricultural farms and has tremendous reuse value. This left over extract form soyabean seeds is an excellent source of protein and micro nutrients. Immense demand for De Oiled Cake is received form Global Markets, mainly form poultry forms and cattle feed manufacturers. We stand in the midst of prominent Deoiled Cakes Suppliers in India. SOYA DOC (De-Oiled Cake of Soyabean) De-Oiled Cake is a by-product in the manufacturing of Soya Oil. Which has many uses which are described below Soya De-Oiled Cake is rich in protein and nutritious. It is prepared form natural soyabeans. Soya meal is also used by pharma industries for medicinal purposes. It is also used as a raw material for many other food products like soya flour, soya milk, soya badi etc. Main features of SOYA DOC Soya DOC Contains 45%-47% Proteins Soya DOC Prepared form the Selective Quality Soyabean Available in Jute and PP bags. MUSTARD DOC (De-Oiled Cake of Mustard) De-Oiled Cake is a by-product in the manufacturing of Mustard Oil which is being used for cattle feed. Main features of MUSTATD DOC Mustard Doc which contains 36 to 38% Protein. It is prepared form High Quality Black Mustard Seed. It is also available in Jute and PP bags. Maize http://www.ambeyspices.com/maize.htm Agro Products Thu, 12 Feb 2009 00:00:00 +0530 We provide a wide range of highly nutritious Yellow Maize that is grown in pesticides free farm. Our Organic Maize is highly appreciated in the market for freshness, quality and taste. We have carved a niche as one of the distinguished Wholesale Maize Corn and Yellow Corn Suppliers in India. Soybean Seeds http://www.ambeyspices.com/soybean-seeds.htm Agro Products Thu, 12 Feb 2009 00:00:00 +0530 We offer a large range of qualitative Soybean Seeds that is in huge demand in the global market. Our Organic Soybean Seeds are fresh and free from any kind of pesticide, chemicals etc., thus safe to use. We are well reckoned as one of the predominant Whole Soybean Seeds Suppliers based in India. Mustard Seeds http://www.ambeyspices.com/mustard-seeds.htm Agro Products Mon, 16 Feb 2009 00:00:00 +0530 We provide a large assortment of high quality Mustard Seeds that comes from two large shrubs, Brassica juncea (brown mustard) and Brassica hirta (white mustard), native to Asia. Both plants produce bright yellow flowers that contain small round seeds; brown mustard is more pungent than white. We have carved a niche as one of the dominant Yellow Mustard Oil Seeds and Black Mustard Oil Seeds Suppliers in India. Origin : India Traditional Use Mustard Seed's hot and spicy flavor enhances meats, fish, fowl, sauces, and salad dressings. Whole Mustard Seed may be used in pickling or in boiling vegetables such as cabbage or sauerkraut. Brown Mustard Seeds are an important flavoring in Indian dishes. Taste and Aroma Powdered Mustard has no aroma when dry, but a hot flavor is released when it is mixed with water.