We have for you the sambar onions, that are bulb shaped and elongated onions usually called a shallot. Unlike regular onions they grow in cluster like a garlic and have subtle flavor and sweeter taste and also have a hint of garlic. These onions are available in red, white and pink colors. These two types of onions cannot be substituted for one another. The sambar onion is a widely used onion and is mostly used in sambar a lentil based dish. Thus we offer you fresh and flavorful onion that will enhance the taste of your dish.