Turmeric Powder

Turmeric powder, a bright yellow coloured spice powder is made from dry turmeric rhizomes. Turmeric’s main constituent is curcumin which exhibits a wide range of medicinal properties. It is primarily used for its colour, flavour, cosmetic and medicinal properties. Turmeric has been known throughout the world as a seasoning that renders yellow colour and distinctive, earthy taste to food. Today turmeric is being used all over the world as a seasoning and a health product.


The flavour of turmeric powder is slightly peppery giving a warm sensation in the mouth.

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Product detailsTurmeric Powder
Genus/speciesCurcuma longa
Parts usedRhizomes, Tubers
Color and appearanceOrange
Moisture (% w/w) max Total5
Ash (% w/w) max5
Acid insoluble ash (% w/w) max1.5
Starch content, (% w/w) max60
Curcumin content, (% w/w)4 to 5
Chromate testNegative
Organoleptic charactersCharacteristic taste & aroma
Standard Packaging25 Kgs/50 Kgs Single Gunny Bags

Heath Benefits: Turmeric (Curcuma longa), the bright yellow of the spice rainbow, is a powerful medicine that has long been used in the Chinese and Indian systems of medicine as an anti-inflammatory agent to treat a wide variety of conditions, including flatulence, jaundice, menstrual difficulties, bloody urine, haemorrhage, toothache, bruises, chest pain, and colic.