Showing posts with label Health Beneifits of Spices. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Health Beneifits of Spices. Show all posts

Wednesday, 26 March 2014

Turmeric Powder- Health benefit of Turmeric ,Turmeric powder for cooking and other uses

Turmeric powder, a bright yellow powder made by dry grinding of mature turmeric rhizomes. Its part the ginger family and Its Used in all Indian curries.


Turmeric powder are used for colouring and flavouring food, for cosmetic purposes and for medicinal properties from ancient culture of India. In addition, Indian Ayurveda and Chinese medicines utilize turmeric to treat infections and inflammations on the inside and outside of the body. It is rich in dietary fibre, iron, potassium, magnesium and vitamin B6.


Use of turmeric in cooking
Turmeric powder is widely used to colour and flavour mustard, in varieties of food . It is a component of curry spice mixtures and commonly used in Indian cooking.

Turmeric powder enhances the flavour of many foods, including meats, poultry, seafood, eggs, potatoes, rice, lentils, and vegetables. It gives a rich colour and a uniqueflavor to the food.