Red Onion is one of the most commonly used ingredients in hearty warm preparations for enhancing their taste & flavor. It is also used for preparing chutney and in French onion soup. Onion is considered to be an excellent source of antioxidants that promote growth of healthy skin & hair. It possesses good amounts of sulfur compounds that reduces LDL level in body & supports increase in HDL. Red Onion is known for its exceptional ability to dissolve blood clots and reduce chances of cancer development. When pickled in vinegar, it is consumed as snack in various parts of the world.