What is another word for jagghery?
5 synonyms found
[ d͡ʒˈaɡhəɹi], [ dʒˈaɡhəɹi], [ dʒ_ˈa_ɡ_h_ə_ɹ_i]
Jaggery is a traditional sugar commonly used in South Asia. Its synonyms include palm sugar, panela, rapadura, and sucanat. In India it is commonly referred to as gur or gul, while in Sri Lanka it is known as hakuru. Jaggery is made from the sap of sugarcane or palm trees, and undergoes a process of heating and cooling to form solid blocks. This type of sugar is popular in desserts and sweet dishes, and is often used as a healthier alternative to refined sugar. Its unique, caramel-like flavor and nutritional benefits make it a popular ingredient in traditional medicine and Ayurvedic practices.