FAQ | Milk


Why is it yellowish in color?

Cow milk fat contains a coloring pigment called Beta-carotene (a carotenoid which is precursor of vitamin-A)

What does the milk taste like?

Milk is fresh, mild sweet, light cream, medium thick with 0.5mm malai, no visible particles, no adverse smells and the curd is pleasing sour.

What is the SNF and Fat content?

SNF: 8.5% minimum and Fat: 3.5% minimum

*Note: SNF means Milk Solids-not-Fat comprising protein, carbohydrates, vitamins, minerals, etc in milk other than milk fat. Ideal quality of milk should be based on SNF. That is where nutrition comes from.

Is it pasteurized?

DearCows milk is minimally pasteurized to ensure our community members relish safe milk.

Is it homogenized?

DearCows milk is non- homogenized milk.

Is it toned milk?

DearCows milk is non- toned milk.

*Note: The process of toning is used to decrease the fat content, increase the quantity of available milk, and ‘tone up’ the nonfat solids level to the original amount thereby reducing the cost.

Is it whole milk?

DearCows milk is whole milk.

*Note: Whole milk is milk from which no constituents such as unsaturated fats and other essential minerals have been removed. It containing all its constituents as received from the cow

How should I store the milk?

You can either boil the milk or store it in your refrigerator, between 0 and 4 degrees. Kindly adjust your refrigerator temperature as per the weather as and when needed. It can last up to 7 days if kept in deep freezer.

Nutritional content of the milk?

Nutritional Information Per 100ml


67.7 kcal


3.6 g

Total Carbohydrates

4.6 g

Total Sugars

2.5 g

Total Proteins

3.9 g


140.7 mg

Vitamin A

10.6 mg

*Approximate Values

FAT 3.5% minimum

SNF 8.5% minimum

The color of milk looks different today. What is the reason?

Just like us humans, cows also change their diet based on seasons. This has a direct effect on the color and consistency of milk. We therefore do not promise you similar looking milk all 12 months.

 “We consume whatever the cow decides to eat”

Can I use the milk to make Dahi/Ghee/Paneer etc.?

Yes, the milk can be used to make any of the by-products. Make some homemade Rosagullas using the milk. You will love them!

How do I test the milk myself at home?

Adulteration testing can be done at home using the “Test-O-Milk” kit. Available on: www.testomilk.com


Are you available in my city?

We are currently available only in Mumbai


How is the milk packed?

Milk is packed in 3-layer food grade recyclable pouch packaging to ensure purity.


What are the payment options?

Once subscribed, the payment method would be shared with you.

For online transfers:

AC Name: Mumbai Gwalas Pvt. Ltd.

Bank: Kotak Bank

Branch: CST Road, Kalina

AC No: 3411918445

IFSC Code: KKBK0000631