Preparations amongst the Islamic community have begun as the month of Ramadan approaches. The holiest month in the Islamic calendar, Ramadan is considered as a time of worship, self-reflection and devotion to the Almighty.
Ramadan is a time for spiritual reflection, self-improvement and celebration. As the holy month approaches, it’s a great opportunity to focus on healthy eating and nourishing the body with wholesome foods. Conveying the importance of health and wellness, Apis avails its consumers of a host of healthy foods and ingredients to prepare delicious and nutritious recipes that will help make Ramadan special.
Since adherents are allowed to consume only two meals a day, they tend to make it their best meal. They have everything on their table including soft drinks to appetisers, main course to delicious sweet &savouries, yet the first bite of every meal is that of dates. Apart from dates, a few staples in their diet are vermicelli, honey and Kesar. All of these ingredients can also be used to make a common yet tasty sweet dish which goes by the name Seviyan.
Apis has a wide selection of healthy products, including the above-mentioned items, that add a touch of sweet indulgence to favourite Ramadan meals while keeping the body and mind healthy during this holy month.
Due to the religious & cultural history, dates are mandatory in the Ramadan diet. It is believed that the prophet broke his fast with the fruit of the date palm tree and hence, dates carry a certain significance among the community.
Apis offers you a wide range of dates of superior quality. Royal Zahidi, Nayab dates and Arabian Pearls are some of the most popular among the same. Alongside various cultural reasons, eating dates do have scientific importance as well. Apis dates are rich in energy-boosting nutrients which keep you energised during your fast. These are also rich in antioxidants which keep your heart functions maintained.
Apart from eating dates during sehri and iftar, dates are a symbol of goodness and generosity, people of the Islamic faith gift each other dates as an expression of love and respect.
When it comes to natural sweeteners, honey stands out as one of the healthiest options available. Apis Honey, in particular, has gained a reputation for its purity and high nutritional value. It is widely regarded as one of the best honey brands in the market.
Not only is it carefully harvested and packaged, but it also undergoes rigorous quality control measures to ensure that it remains pure and unadulterated. Apis honey can be added in sweets and savouries, it’s not only a healthier option than refined sugar but also adds flavour to all favourite delicacies.
To make the most of vermicelli’s versatility during Ramadan, it is important to choose the right variety for the dish you are preparing. Apis Vermicelli’s fine and smooth texture is perfect for sweet dishes like sheer khurma and vermicelli kheer, while Apis Roasted Vermicelli’s slightly nutty flavour is best for savoury dishes like upma. Whether you’re cooking up a sweet sehri or a savoury iftar, vermicelli is a great ingredient to have on hand.
Kesar is considered to be one of the most expensive spices in the world and is known for its taste and health benefits. It is also considered an important ingredient in Islamic medicine. Apis Kesar is harvested from the crop of the finest quality flower, with each shard handpicked and packed carefully for consumers.
By adding Apis Kesar to your sweets during Ramadan, you can enjoy its rich flavour and numerous health benefits.
If you’re searching for ways to make your sehri and iftar even more delightful, then look no further than Apis products! With an extensive range of nutritious snacks and delectable dessert garnishes, Apis has got you covered. So, why not try them out this Ramadan and see for yourself?