Desi Ghee – Is it the best ghee?

Ghee is mostly indispensable in Indian cuisines. Indian food is almost incomplete without a spoonful of ghee and if it is desi ghee nothing like it. There are several brands of desi ghee or cow ghee available in the market. So how do you compare which is the best one? Consumer VOICE has compared top 11 brands of desi ghee to find out the best brand.

Brands Compared: Amul, Britannia, Fresh & Pure, Gowardhan, Milkfood, Mother Dairy, Patanjali, Ananda. Baidyanath, Verka, Anik

Parameters Compared: Presence of animal fat (other than milk fats), color, moisture, Mono unsaturated fatty acid, Saturated fat, Trans Fatty acid

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What is cow desi ghee?
Ghee means the pure clarified fat derived solely from cow milk to which no colouring matter flavor or preservative has been added.
Which brands were tested?
Consumer VOICE has tested  11 top selling brands of Cow Ghee to find which is the best one in the market. The brands compared included Amul, Britannia, Fresh & Pure, Gowardhan, Milkfood, Mother Dairy, Patanjali, Ananda. Baidyanath, Verka, and Anik
Which testing methodology is used?
The comparative testing was carried out at a NABL accredited laboratory based on FSSAI regulation (Food Safety Standards regulation) and BIS standard IS: 16326:2015
What were the physic cal observations made?
Physical observations on the 11 samples were made by laboratory scientists, checking for colour and texture and whether they were free from sediment and objectionable flavour.
What are the key results?
The key test findings on various qualitative and microbial safety parameters are available in January 2019. Please watch out for top performer brands as well as value for money.