Foxtail (Thinai) Ribbons

Foxtail (Thinai) Ribbons

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  • Freshly made
  • Hygienically prepared
  • Made with premium quality marachekku oil
  • Made with foxtail bought directly from farmers
  • No palm oil is used
  • No added artificial flavor
  • No added preservatives or colors
  • 100% natural

Are you looking for a healthy crunch for your evening snacks or for sharing joy during festival time?

When it comes to buying a product people get many questions in choosing the right product, we are here to guide you. There are some common questions people get in their mind during purchase.

There are many snack varieties available in the market, Are they trustworthy?

There are many products which only contain artificial flavors and colors. Some products are fried in palm oil and sold. They also contain many chemical compounds which can deteriorate the health of the kids. The artificial colouring compound may be attractive and the kids tend to buy those but us, the parents should know the complete details of the product that we buy for the kids.


It is our tradition to give sweets and savories while visiting friends and family or during a festive season. Ribbons commonly called ribbon pakkoda is made with rice flour or besan flour. Foxtail is a very healthy millet that is rich in protein and fiber hence it can be a used as an alternative for rice flour or besan flour. Share love with a healthier option join hands with biteskart, we give complete guarantee for the product we sell. They do not contain any artificial flavors or colors and are prepared from good quality oil. Hence it will be a better snacking option for the kids and elders. Enjoy this festive season with foxtail (thinai) ribbons from biteskart.


Foxtail millet is one of the earliest cultivated crops in Asia and Africa. It is an indigenous crop known for its rich nutritive value, drought tolerance ability and low input requirements. It is known as Kangni in Hindi, Korralu in Telugu, Thinai in Tamil, Thina in Malayalam and Priyangu in Sanskrit. Foxtail millets are equally popular in other countries. It is grown mainly in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Telangana, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh besides few northeast states.


  • Foxtail millet contains significant levels of protein – which helps in growth and development of the body, It also helps make antibodies that fight off infections and illnesses and helps keep cells healthy and create new ones.
  • Contains fiber – which helps maintain healthy weight, normalizes bowel movement, helps reduce blood glucose level and lowers cholesterol level.
  • Stronger Bones – Foxtail millets are an excellent source of iron and calcium which play a pivotal role in maintaining the health of bones and muscles. Foxtail millet in your regular diet to meet the calcium and phosphorous needs of the body for combating brittle bones, inflammation and other bone related chronic conditions like osteoporosis, arthritis, spondylitis etc.
  • Strengthens Nervous System: Nutritionists strongly recommend the intake the Foxtail millet for keeping various neurological disorders because it is loaded with Vitamin B1 which slows down the progression of various neurodegenerative conditions like Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s etc.
  • Boosts Cardiac Health – Millets are in general popular for maintaining good heart health. Being gluten-free, rich in protein and less on carbs these amazing wonders of nature aid in the formation of neurotransmitter acetylcholine that transfers message between muscle and nerves besides protecting the heart functions.
  • Manages Diabetes – Diabetic patients are generally discouraged to cut down on the intake of rice, owing to its high carb content. The glycemic index of Foxtail millet is at 50.8 making it an ultimate choice of low-glycemic foods. 
  • Lowers Bad Cholesterol – Foxtail millet contains a good source of amino acids which play a crucial level in decreasing cholesterol by reducing excess fat in the liver.
  • Builds Immunity – In these days and times of pandemic, nothing is more important than a robust immunity. A rich source of vitamins, minerals and other nutrients, Foxtail millet ups the stamina, keeps you stronger and builds immunity for fighting various infections lurking around. If you have fallen ill recently to any of the viral or bacterial infections, include it in diet for gaining the strength back.


Foxtail millet, salt, oil.


  • Shelf-life of foxtail millet ribbons is 1 month.
  • Can be stored at room temperature.


  • Foxtail millet ribbons is available through out the year.
  • Shipped in 2-3 days when ordered.
  • All the items are prepared after the order is given, this is to ensure that our customers receive the most fresh items and hence takes 2 days for shipping.

You can also order other traditional snacks like foxtail millet laddu, adhirasam to enjoy along with the foxtail millet ribbons at with your family and friends.


Weight 100 g
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15 reviews for Foxtail (Thinai) Ribbons
  • 5 out of 5

    Thinai (foxtail) Good for weight loss. so we can take this as a snack.

  • 4 out of 5

    Very tasty and healthy!????

  • 5 out of 5

    These foxtail ribbons snack are very soft. it is not much harder I expected. very tasty

  • 5 out of 5

    Really sooper taste, my grandpa also can able to eat it is very soft. try it.

  • 5 out of 5

    My favorite healthy snack. I love the taste. going to repurchase it.

  • 5 out of 5

    Thinai ribbons are quite good taste. good tea time snack.????

  • 5 out of 5

    The millets are very good for health. and I can see many varieties are in bites kart in the form of snack. Thank for it and All the Best.

  • 5 out of 5

    Extremely tasty and crunchy. Worth it.

  • 5 out of 5

    Quality freshness ,No split or broken ribbons, good packing.

  • 5 out of 5

    Retain its Taste and crunchiness even if we open and keep for some time.. Always a pleasure to eat these thinai ribbons

  • 5 out of 5

    Nutri healthy snack!????

  • 5 out of 5

    Homely Taste, .Excellent stuff.. very good packaging.. Must try

  • 5 out of 5

    I have repeated my order for the good taste of Thinai ribbons. worth buying

  • 5 out of 5

    I liked this ribbons . I would like to try other items too.

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    5 out of 5

    Crispy and tasty. Best ever tasted snack with healthy ingredients.

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