Turmeric powder is added to sauces, curries, Moroccan tagines, stir-fried chicken, seafood, vegetables, pickles and rice dishes. Turmeric is one of the most functional of spices!
Our turmeric powder is great quality and will give curry its characteristic yellow colour. It is a member of the ginger family. Famed for its health benefits, especially its anti-inflammatory properties, it’s a spice which has received a lot of press coverage. Extensively cultivated in the tropics, turmeric is the root of a flowering plant.
The top five heath benefits of turmeric are (here’s a link to tested properties of turmeric):
1. Contains bioactive compounds which have protective properties
2. May help ease arthritis
3. May support cognitive function
4. May lower the risk of cardiovascular disease
5. May support the immune system