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Jaggery derived from the sap of Date Palm Tree ( Khejur or Khajur Tree ) . The sap is collected from Date palm Tree and its cooked long ( by the confectioners who are basically farmers ) to change its transparent color to Burgundy Color and then it’s allowed to cool and solidify . The solidification process normally takes place in a earthen pot which enhances the flavor and gives longevity to product. Patali gur is a Bengal delicacy and well-known to the rest of the World. Its used to infuse flavor and taste to many desserts and also used in many confectionery items.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Kolkata, India
Camera: NIKON D90
Copyright: © SHYAMAL BASU