Tumeric

Tumeric

Tumeric

Tumeric

Turmeric is the root of the plant called the Curcuma Longa it has a spicy heat with a bitter flavour and a subtle orange and ginger flavour. Tumeric is famous for its use in Indian Curry.

Tumeric has a tough brown skin and a deep orange flesh. Turmeric has long been used as a powerful anti-inflammatory in both the Chinese and Indian systems of medicine. Turmeric was traditionally called “Indian saffron” because of its deep yellow-orange color and has been used throughout history as a condiment, healing remedy and textile dye.

 

 
By |2018-07-14T15:43:38+00:00April 2nd, 2015|Vegetables|Comments Off on Tumeric

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