People use Banana leaves as serving trays in many parts of the world. In particular, feasts during special occasions in southern Indian states of Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh never starts without a Banana leaf.
In south India, it is traditional to serve food on banana leaves. Also, serving/eating on a Banana leaf is hygienic and eco-friendly. In addition to that, eating on a Banana leaf provides health benefits as well. In real, there is something very endearing and amazing about eating on banana leaves.
Moreover, food served on banana leaf looks more colourful and relishable!!
But do you know the science and benefits of eating on Banana leaves?
In case if you don’t know, watch this hilarious video by Put Chutney group.
Video Courtesy: YouTube/Put Chutney
Eating on banana leaves may be old-custom but the benefits of having food on it last forever.