Turmeric, also called "false saffron", colors the preparations with an intense yellow; Turmeric has a warm, musky, slightly peppery and very fragrant flavor, with a hint of bitterness
Turmeric is considered one of the 5 most antioxidant plants: it contains curcumin: 4.2% here.
The turmeric rhizomes are dried and cut into chips to ensure optimal shelf life.
In this form, the active ingredients are less subject to oxidation phenomena, unlike spices already sold in powder form.
The harvest is bi-annual.
Reduce to powder before use. The shavings allow for better conservation.
Bag of 100g.