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Medicated Drinking Water of Kerala.

Chukkuvellam is the colloquial name of a medicated drinking water in Kerala. It is prepared from Chukku (dry ginger) and has carminative and digestive properties. Chukkuvellam is made by boiling water with dry ginger. It is served slightly hot and has a turbid appearance. Chukkuvellam increases appetite, digests foods and clears abdominal discomforts.

Updated on 7th June, 2005


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