Ditch your bag of chips for this underrated Indian snack

Makhanas have piqued the interests of BRICS nations who seek to get advice on its cultivation from Indian farmers

Ditch your bag of chips for this underrated Indian snack

Lotus seeds or Fox nuts, known as makhanas in India, are slowly replacing the typical snacking options like a bag of chips or popcorn that people have while binge-watching their favorite movies and shows.

This desi superfood is being globally recognized for its high nutritional value. Recently the BRICS nations requested the government of India to give tips to their farmers on makhana cultivation and organize workshops for the same.