The Hindi term ‘Basmati’ means full of aroma and basmati rice is quite fragrant and smells like popcorn when cooked. Cultivated in the foothills of Himalaya, Shah Traders deals in both brown and white basmati rice. Both types have a distinct smell and nutty taste. Unlike other types of rice, basmati rice can be consumed by diabetic and heart patients as well because they are rich in nutrients and fiber. Basmati rice is one of the healthiest whole grains and a good source of carbs. It’s been scientifically proven to be good for health and can be added to your regular diet.