Tumeric powder has a warm, bitter, pepper-like flavor and earthy mustard-like aroma. The powder is from the Tumeric plant which is a rhizomatous plant from the ginger family. The plant grows in the Indian subcontinent and southeast Asia, and commonly found in Indian dishes. When harvested, Tumeric plant has a fragrant aroma and a slightly bitter taste. The plant will be broken into small pieces before being sun-dried, after which they are ground into a deep-orange-yellow powder. Its bitter flavor makes Tumeric powder perfectly suited for sweet savory dishes and beverage as it is used widely as a spice in South Asian and Middle Eastern cooking.
Because Turmeric powder contains curcumin which is said to have many health benefits such as digestive aid, cancer prevention, cholesterol reduction, as well as restoring appetite loss. Research shows it is also beneficial as a digestive aid and anti-inflammatory properties.
A.Holliday & Co imports it’s Tumeric powder directly from India, which contributes to 80% of the worlds Tumeric supply. Made out of fresh harvest, we supply the purest form, guaranteeing exceptional quality, with an aromatic and earthy flavor,full of phytochemicals perfect for any culinary, medicinal use or beverage use.