Turmeric is a member of the ginger family. It is bright yellow in colour, which can make a dish stand out and come alive. The roots are quite pungent.
Our turmeric Haldi is an essential ingredient in curry powder. It also has many medicinal properties, and has been used in India for centuries. Just a pinch of turmeric is necessary, as too much of it can make the dish become extremely bitter in taste.
Turmeric has been used for centuries in India for its medicinal and healthful qualities. Turmeric Powder is used in Pilau Rice to provide its golden yellow colour and is also a basic ingredient of Curry Powder. To retain freshness and flavour store Turmeric in an airtight container, in a cool dry place.