Asafoetida

Asafoetida is a gum from a variety of giant fennel, which naturally has a strong and pungent smell.

Asafoetida, Giant Fennel

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Asafoetida has a strong, tenacious and sulfurous odor.
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It is widely used all over the world as an aroma spice in different foodstuff. It’s a very useful spice for those who can’t or won’t eat onion or garlic, as it adds a similar depth and savouriness to food.
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Asafoetida is used as a flavoring agent in food and as a traditional medicine for many diseases in many parts of the world.
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Asafoetida is an effective remedy for several diseases of the stomach. It is specially considered an ailment for women.
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Traditionally it is very much utilized for the treatment of a variety of diseases.