Kurkure Chilli Chatka is made of rice meal, corn meal, gram meal spiced with various Indian spices and deep fried in an unspecified edible vegetable oil.
Why a popular brand in India like Kurkure does not specify the exact vegetable oil used is beyond our comprehension, the consumers have a right to know what they are eating.
In India fried snacks such as these are eaten in large quantities by kids and adults alike with no attention being paid to the food label. As a result, deep fried and/or sugar laden snack foods have become a major cause of lifestyle diseases, metabolic diseases and obesity. Continue reading