You all may be aware of this fact that the people in olden times used to cook all the meals in clay pots or utensils. Now in the age of glassware and steel ware, the earthenware had lost its identity, but all thanks to the wave of healthy eating, the trend is back with a modern touch. Now you can see many people using earthen/terracotta crockery on an occasional basis (as it takes longer time to cook food than usual in them). The question is, are these modern earthen pots really healthy? Why it is recommended to cook food in earthen pots? We have explored this mystery for you. Following are some reasons you must start cooking in earthen pots.