Garlic (Allium sativum) is a strong-smelling, pungent-tasting herb noted by early civilizations for its multiple health benefits. Because of these benefits, garlic is also used as a staple food item and used in our daily meals. However, fresh garlic can be consumed as raw with vegetable and fruit salads, sandwiches, and burgers or can be fried and use in curries or the gravy for better taste. Garlic adds an aromatic pungency and strong nutty savor of spice to any dish. This not only improves the taste and odor of any cuisine but also has many other benefits like the guaranteed transformation of any bland food/meal into a bold, spicy, aromatic, and healthy culinary experience with refreshed feelings.
The dehydrated garlic flakes are prepared or obtained by processing the fresh garlic lumps. The dry products are hustle free to use and less pungent lighter aroma than fresh garlic. Although these garlic flakes are better substitutes for fast cooked meals as it brings equal taste and aroma to the food. In some dishes, the large dimensioned or bigger sized dried garlic flakes are not suitable, i.e., does not give the best look or does not get mixed completely with the food. Therefore, a finer and smooth product, i.e., the garlic powder, is considered. The dehydrated garlic powder is prepared or manufactured from the dried garlic flakes, outsize remaining materials or byproducts produced during the processing of Garlic Minced, Chopped, and Granule varieties. At first, it is processed through a grinding machine, and then, it is passed through the Vibro table fitted with the net size of below 100 orv120 mesh. This obtained garlic powder is also known as Dehydrated Garlic Powder. The commonly used dried powdered garlic is creamy- yellow colored and plentily produced by the Sky Agri Export. This dried garlic powder is highly demanded by many Asian and European countries, middle-east Africa, Russia, and North America.