Coriander Leaf in Urdu: دھنیا
Coriander Leaf in Roman Urdu: dhaniyaaCoriander leaf is a herb which was inhabitant from Southern Europe, Northern Africa and Southwestern Asia. Its plant grows 20 inches high and it is very easy to grow with just a few seeds of coriander and the leaf spreads all around covering a wide area. Their seeds are also used in many recipes as a spice. They are also called as Chinese parsley and are enjoyed in eggs, chutneys, salads, salsas and mostly for garnishing. In Asian cuisines the roots of coriander are commonly used in curry and soups.
Coriander leaf is amazing as far as the nutritious value is concerned. It is rich in calcium, magnesium, dietary fiber, iron and selenium. It constitutes high amounts of Vitamin A, Vitamin K and Vitamin C. 100 grams of leaves gives only 23 calories. It can prevent many diseases as it is made up of many chemical compounds.