Esme + Sita Organic Turmeric Powder is a pure and natural powder.
Turmeric (Curcuma Longa) has been used for thousands of years as a staple in South East Asian and Middle Eastern cuisines. It also is an important spice used in Ayurveda. This golden/orange spice gets its’ colour from the root of the Curcuma Longa plant whose flesh is a deep orange colour. Throughout history it’s been used as an addition to condiments and as a healing remedy. Turmeric is best known as the spice that gives curry powder it’s distinctive golden hue. It has a warm, earthy, and peppery aroma. It can be sprinkled on steamed vegetables, mixed into dressings, used a part of a spice rub for barbeques, added to curries, soups and stews. You can use Turmeric to make Golden Milk or add it to smoothies or make teas. Turmeric is best absorbed when paired with a pinch of black pepper to activate the curcumin in the powder. Turmeric has long been known for its’ health benefits and contains powerful anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties.
Add turmeric to your diet and reap its benefits.
Suggested Use: Add ½ tsp to soups, curries or any other hot dish. Add 1/4 tsp to hot water, beverage or smoothie.