Once reserved for the emperors of ancient China, black rice is often called forbidden rice and it is also treasured for its nutritional qualities and delicious sweet nutty taste, soft texture and brilliant deep purple colour.
It is extremely high in antioxidants called anthocyanins, also high in vitamins and minerals such as iron, potassium and magnesium, and rich in amino acids. According to Chinese herbal medicine, it is considered to be a blood tonifier.
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