Banana Leaves and It Benefits As Food Wrappers

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Despite the increasingly modern times, the existence of banana leaves as food wrappers is still an alternative option in my city. Although there are many containers that are more practical to create as food wrappers, banana leaves are still the main choice for people here.

Meski zaman semakin modern, keberadaan daun pisang sebagai pembungkus makanan masih menjadi pilihan alternatif di kota saya. Walaupun ada banyak wadah yang lebih praktis diciptakan sebagai pembungkus makanan, daun pisang masih menjadi pilihan utama bagi masyarakat disini.


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For example, traditional food, traders usually make banana leaves as a base or food wrapper. Even today, banana leaves are still maintained as a base and wrapper for food because they have their own role and uniqueness according to them.

Misalkan saja makanan tradisional, para pedagang biasanya menjadikan daun pisang sebagai alas atau pembungkus makanan. Bahkan hingga saat ini daun pisang masih dipertahankan sebagai alas dan pembungkus makanan karena memiliki peran dan kekhasannya sendiri menurut mereka


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Although traditional, banana leaves have their own benefits as food wrappers. Here are some of the advantages and benefits of banana leaves as a base and food wrapper.

Meski tradisional, namun daun pisang memiliki manfaat tersendiri sebagai pembungkus makanan. Berikut adalah beberapa kelebihan dan manfaat daun pisang sebagai alas dan pembungkus makanan.


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  1. Natural

Banana leaves are easy to decompose in nature after use and disposal. Because it is a plant, banana leaves have a natural side that is environmentally friendly or does not harm nature. This is the main advantage that cannot be obtained from other plastic wrap.

  1. Alami

Daun pisang mudah diuraikan di alam setelah digunakan dan dibuang. Karena merupakan tanaman, daun pisang memiliki sisi alami yang ramah lingkungan atau tidak membahayakan alam. Ini adalah kelebihan utama yang tak bisa didapat dari bungkus plastik lainnya.


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  1. Width and length

Banana leaves have a wide and long cross section so they are very suitable for food wrappers such as packaged rice, pepes and others. Banana leaves are also not porous and thick so they do not make food fall or seep. This character makes banana leaves very suitable as food wrappers.

  1. Lebar dan panjang

Daun pisang memiliki penampang lebar dan panjang sehingga sangat cocok untuk bungkus makanan seperti nasi bungkus, pepes dan lainnya. Daun pisang juga tidak berpori dan tebal sehingga tidak membuat makanan jatuh atau merembes. Karakter ini membuat daun pisang sangat cocok sebagai bungkus makanan.


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  1. Does not contain chemical toxins

Compared to the leaves of other plants that have bitter sap and are harmful to health, banana leaves are relatively safe to combine with food. The banana leaf surface also does not contain harmful bacteria.

  1. Tidak mengandung racun kimiawi

Dibanding daun tanaman lainnya yang memiliki getah pahit dan membahayakan kesehatan, daun pisang relatif aman dikombinasikan dengan makanan. Permukaan daun pisang juga tidak mengandung bakteri yang membahayakan.


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  1. Provides a good taste

Banana leaves contain polyphenol compounds which not only act as antioxidants but also become compounds that add delicious taste to food. Banana leaves are even believed to have antibacterial properties which help food not spoil and keep food clean from contamination.

  1. Memberikan rasa sedap

Daun pisang mengandung senyawa polifenol yang bukan hanya berperan sebagi antioksidan namun juga menjadi senyawa yang menambah rasa sedap pada makanan. Daun pisang bahkan diyakini memiliki sifat antibakteri yang membantu makanan tidak basi dan menjaga makanan tetap bersih dari kontaminasi.


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  1. Practical cheap

Banana leaves can be found almost anywhere in Indonesia. It is enough to take a banana leaf that is old enough, heat it over a fire so that it is flexible and clean it with a clean cloth, it can be used. It doesn't take money to get it. Even if it is sold in the market, the price is very affordable. In Aceh, the price of banana leaves is around IDR 1000 per two sheets.

Those are the benefits of banana leaves as food wrap. Banana leaves have their own unique side that cannot be ignored.

  1. Praktis murah meriah

Daun pisang hampir bisa didapat di mana saja di Indonesia. Cukup mengambil daun pisang yang sudah cukup tua, dipanaskan di atas api agar lentur dan dibersihkan dengan kain bersih, sudah bisa digunakan. Tidak membutuhkan uang untuk mendapatkannya. Bahkan jika dijual di pasar, harganya sangat terjangkau. Di Aceh, harga daun pisang berkisar IDR 1000 per dua lembarnya.

Itu dia sekian manfaat daun pisang sebagai bungkus makanan. Daun pisang memiliki sisi uniknya sendiri yang tak bisa diabaikan.

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This is quite interesting. It reminds of a particular leaf around here as well.

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No no, this not medicine, this is the traditional wrapers

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