What is Turmeric?
Turmeric is a spice derived from the root of the turmeric plant which originates in India and other parts of Southeast Asia. The turmeric plant is part of the ginger family. Turmeric has been used for thousands of years as a spice and medicinal herb to treat many health conditions.
Health Benefits of Turmeric
Turmeric contains healthy compounds, called curcuminoids, the most of important of which is curcumin. Curcumin is the main active ingredient within Turmeric, providing powerful anti-inflammatory effects and acts as a very strong antioxidant. Antioxidants are substances that can protect cells from damage and may boost your immune system.
According to WebMD, Turmeric is believed to have anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and perhaps even anticancer properties. It has been found to be extremely rich in healthy bioactive plant compounds. Western medicine has started to study this spice to better understand its benefits, as people are turning to use Turmeric for a variety of health benefits, including:
Are you wondering how you can utilize this amazing ingredient in your products? As a power-packed superfood, Turmeric's healthy nutrients can enhance the health benefits of many foods and beverages, helping you to create some amazing functional foods. Combined with our Organic Wildflower Honey or other natural sweeteners, Turmeric can provide your products with a powerful set of healthy ingredients and ensure a clean label in the process. Our Turmeric Powder is water soluble and easily added to beverages too. You can add Organic Turmeric to:
- Superfood Mixes, Protein Mixes, & Smoothies
- Snack Bars, Paleo Bars & Granola Bites
- Fruit Snacks, Fruit Rollups, & Gummies
- Juices, Sports Drinks, & Healthy Carbonated Drinks
- Vitamin Capsules, Tablets & Gummies
- So much more!
|Turmeric is mildly aromatic, giving off light scents of both ginger and orange. Its flavor is earthy, bitter, and pungent. To those with particularly refined palettes or specific sensitivity to the flavor of ginger tend to note gingery undertones to this spice as well. Overall, the flavor is a subtle one, with this spice used as much for the beauty of the color it gives to food as for its seasoning properties.
Why Organic Is Important
Our Turmeric Powder is certified Organic by the U.S. certifying bodies. The only way to ensure your Turmeric is guaranteed to be free of pesticides, antibiotics, and other harmful chemicals is to purchase Organic Turmeric. Doing so demonstrates your commitment to creating products with only the healthiest ingredients and ensures your products enjoy a distinct advantage in the marketplace.
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Packaging & Shipping Options
We can package your Turmeric Powder by the carton, pail, or drum which can be delivered as individual units, combined on a pallet, in a half truckload (8 pallets), or in a full truckload (FTL) (16 pallets). Please let us know how you need to receive your Turmeric!
Please call for pricing and let us know the quantity you require, packaging method you prefer, and frequency of ordering you desire. We can meet almost any need!