Black Whole Salt are chunks of pinkish grey salt. It is a salt rich in minerals and has a smoky slightly tangy flavor. It is a black mineral salt that has a unique sulfurous taste. The high percentage of sodium chloride gives the salt its distinctive color and smell. Black salt boasts many health properties. It does not increase the sodium levels in the body.
It is widely known to lower blood pressure and is great for people on low salt diets. It is recommended for most health issues like constipation, upset stomach, heartburn, bloating, flatulence, goiter.
It is used in Indian snacks, curries, chaat masala, chutneys, salads and other savory Indian food.