Product ID:#201.1 Turmeric Powder
Botanical Name:Curcuma longa
Pack Size:Net Wt: 2.45oz (69g)
Description:Sometimes also referred to as curcumin (a constituent of turmeric), Indian Saffron, and Alappuzha. We offer a powdered Alleppey turmeric, which is obtained from the rhizome (underground stem) of the plant. It is a deep orange-yellow color with an earthy, bitter, peppery flavor and a mustardy smell. Alleppey turmeric is reputed to have a higher curcumin content, which gives it a little darker color and more oiliness than other turmerics.
Notes:The high oil content of turmeric may warp or melt some plastic spice jars. Our PETE spice jars, however, do not warp or melt.Our vendor does test turmeric for lead.
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