Broken Matta Rice or rice bits(Podiyari) are the imperfect shaped rice kernels that was broken to less than three-fourth of the whole rice kernel. They are known for their robust and earthy flavor of Red Matta Rice; an indigenous variety of rice grown in Palakkad district of Kerala, India. Matta rice also adds other vitamins and minerals to your diet. Its nutrient-rich coat contains generous amounts of Vitamin A, and some forms of Vitamin B. These are extremely important for maintaining many systems of your body and living healthy.