Turmeric

Turmeric (Curcuma Longa)

Turmeric rhizome and powder on white background

 

Standard Qualities

  • Turmeric, ground

 

All products are available in conventional quality as well as organic certified products.

Quality

The roots of the plant are thoroughly cleaned, peeled and cut. The goods are then dried, added to the grinding process and finally packed in 25 kg sacks.

 

Origin and Harvest

Turmeric is a plant of the ginger family. The substance curcumin, which is traditionally extracted from the plant, is also used as a flavor carrier as a yellow dye, among other things for the coloring of food. The plant is native to South Asia and has been used in India for more than 4,000 years. Today, India is the world’s largest growing country and the biggest consumer.

Packing

  • 25 kg paper bags
  • by arrangement