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Name ChickPea
Botanical Name Cicer Arietinum
Indian Names Chana, Chhole, Harbara, Kadalai, Sanagalu
Other Names       Bengal Gram, Garbanzo Beans, Kabuli Chana, Safed Chole

Chickpeas (Split/ Peeled) are extremely nutritious pulse and spot third in the importance list of the food legumes that are cultivated in every part of the world. It contains 25% proteins, which is the maximum provided by any pulse and 60% carbohydrates. There are mainly two types of chickpea produced i.e. Kabuli and Desi Chickpeas. They can be segregate on the basis of their following features.

Kabuli Chickpeas

Kabuli chickpeas have a whitish-cream color and are relatively bigger in size having a thinner seed coat. They are generally used in soups /salads or as flour.

Desi Chickpeas

These are split peas and are relatively smaller in size having a thicker seed coat. They appear dark brown in color and they can be used and served in many ways.

General Specifications of Chick Pea All Sizes ( 40/42,42/44, 44/46 )
Moisture 12% Max.
Foreign Matter 0.20% Max
Green/Brown/Aborted 1.00% Max.
Split/Broken (Machine Damage) /Worm Bitted 2.00% Max.
Stained/Smooth 1.00% Max.
Total Defect (2+3+4+5) 4.20%
Moisture 12% Max.
Foreign Matter 0.20% Max.
Green/Brown/Aborted 2.00% Max.
Split/Broken/Machine Damage/Worm Bitted 2.50% Max.
Smooth/ Stained 1.5% Max.
Total Defect (2+3+4+5) 6.20%
Moisture 12% Max.
Foreign Matter 0.20% Max.
Green/Brown/Aborted/ Stained / Smooth 6.50% Max.
Split/Broken/Machine Damage/Worm Bitted 2.50% Max.
Total Defect (2+3+4+5) 9.20%

(*The general specifications mentioned for the product are typical in nature. It can actually differ or can be procured as per customer requirement.)

The plant sprouts between 20–50 cm (8–20 inches) high and has little feathery leaves on either side of the stem. Chickpeas are a type of pulse, with one seedpod comprise of two or three peas. It has white flowers with blue, violet or pink veins. Chickpeas need a subtropical or tropical climate with more than 400 millimetres (16 in) of annual rain. They can be grown in a temperate climate but yields will be much lower.

Nutrition (Amount Per 100 grams) Calories 364
  % Daily Value*
Total Fat 6 g 9%
Total Carbohydrate 61 g 20%
Protein 19 g 38%
Vitamin A 1%
Vitamin C 6%
Vitamin B-6 25%
Calcium 10%
Iron 34%
Magnesium 28%

*Per cent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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