Natco Turmeric Powder, also known as Haldi.
A tropical herb of the ginger family. A colourful, mildly aromatic and versatile spice used in most Indian dishes. Use sparingly. Turmeric has a mild flavour and is frequently used to add natural colour to dishes. Turmeric also has thickening properties and is commonly used to thicken sauces etc in Indian cuisine.
Turmeric is a primary ingredient in curry powder. It is used extensively in Indian dishes, including lentil and meat dishes, and in Southeast Asian cooking. In India, turmeric is used for both colour and flavour. Earthy and subtle in taste it is a harmoniser, unremarkable on its own it adds an undefinable flourish to many dishes. Turmeric is superb in dals and pulses in general and is particularly good with potatoes. Tomato based dishes and fish also go well with turmeric as it is a common ingredient in marinades.
Culinary Uses: Turmeric is used extensively in the East and Middle East as a condiment and culinary dye. In India it is used to tint many sweet dishes. Apart from its wide use in Moroccan cuisine to spice meat, particularly lamb, and vegetables, its principal place is in curries and curry powders. It is used in many fish curries, possibly because it successfully masks fishy odours. When used in curry powders, it is usually one of the main ingredients, providing the associated yellow colour.
Ingredients - Ground Turmeric
Country Of Origin: India
Suitable for Vegetarians, Gluten Free
The above details have been prepared to help you select suitable products. Products and their ingredients are liable to change.
You should always read the label before consuming or using the product and never rely solely on the information presented here.
For all other products, please contact the manufacturer, whose details will appear on the packaging or label. AOS is therefore unable to accept liability for any incorrect information.
You should also note that the picture / images show only our serving suggestions of how to serve or prepare your food – all accessories and additional items and/or ingredients pictured with the product you are purchasing are not included.
This information is supplied for your personal use only. It may not be reproduced in any way without the prior consent of AOS and due acknowledgement