In English called shallot onions . Coming from Asia . Often used as a spice , especially for Malay cuisine , of course, including Indonesia. Usually incorporated into the vegetables are processed , either fry or saute . Often also cut thin , fried dry for dusting on various types of cuisines . Very strong effect on the flavor , and scent menyedapkan cuisine. Smells are very distinctive , and somewhat diminished when fried or processed into spice .
Onion ( English : Shallot ) classified in the family Alliaceae in the order Asparagales . Saintifiknya name is Allium cepa var . aggregatum . Shallots are smaller and sweeter than a large onion . Onion is a kind of seasonal plants , has a layered bulbs ( bulbs ) , fibrous roots , with a hollow cylindrical leaves . Onion bulbs formed than the base of the leaf stems that come together and form that changes shape and function , enlarge and eventually form a coated bulb . Onion bulbs are formed from layers of leaves that enlarged and united . Bukanlan onion bulbs actually like potato potato potato or yam keledek .
Onion has many functions in traditional medicine . Can reduce the heat and treat colds . Various studies have also mentioned , onions can reduce the risk of cholesterol , heart attack , cancer to inflammation .
In the scientific content of sulfur in the onions consumed regularly can help lower cholesterol and removes blood clots . While the content of flavones – glycosides function as anti-inflammatory and bacteria-killing .
Onions also contain saponins are efficacious dilute phlegm . Medical tests found levels of various vitamins including vitamin B1 ( thiamine ) , B2 ( riboflavin ) and C ( ascorbic acid) . Lapisnya bulbs contain protein , fat , calcium , phosphorus , iron , vitamin B1 , and C.
In rural communities and in areas in Indonesia often use red onion to relieve fever in children , flatulence , vomiting , colds , scrapings , and cough . Used is part of the fresh tuber . The trick , red onion peeled and beaten to shreds . This onion flakes massaged into the baby’s stomach or nausea children , colds and vomiting .
Shallots are called also : scallions ; Onion Beureum ; garlic red
Part of plant used : Bulbs ply Chemical Ingredients : Essential oils ; sikloaliin ; metilaliin ; dihidroaliin ; flavonglikosida ; quercetin ; saponin ; peptides ; fitohormon ; vitamins ; starch
Efficacy : bakterisid ; expectorant ; diuretic
Traditional recipe :
Onion bulbs 4 g ; leaf poko 4 g ; Leaves sembung 3 g, 4 g gotu kola leaves ; Fruit fennel 2 g Water 125 ml , contused , made pills or boiled , Taken 1 time a day , morning 100 ml , 1 crushed drunk times a day 1/4 cup , pill , taken 3 times a day 9 pill .
Bulbs of red onion ( chopped ) 4 g ; Fruit beans ( chopped ) 15 g ; Bay leaves ( chopped ) 120 ml , Boiled , Drink 1 a day 100 ml .
Bulbs of red onion ( cut into thin strips ) to taste ; coconut oil to taste ; eucalyptus oil to taste , knead , oil is applied to the abdomen is bloated , the whole body , legs , and hands in children with a fever . Uniuk febrifuge used ± 20 gram bulb Allium cepa , washed and shredded . Results were mixed with grated 1 tablespoon coconut oil , smeared on the body .