Eggplant

eggplant

Suitable for following types of body constitution:

Name: Eggplant.

Chinese name: 茄子.

Thermal nature: Cooling.

Flavor: Sweet.

Organ meridian: Spleen, stomach & large intestine.

Properties: Cools body, encourage blood flow and reduce swollenness. 

Best for: Use for blood in stools and relieving ulcers due to heatiness. 

Serving for one person: 15 to 30g.

Dietary caution: People with yang deficiency and qi deficiency should avoid eating eggplant.