Product Type: Turmeric Ground Organic 21 oz Chef Jar
Quantity: 21 oz Chef Jar
Origin: India, Indonesia, Sri Lanka
Aroma: Aromatic, floral and mildly spicy
Flavor: Spicy, warm, and floral with a mildly bitter aftertaste
History: This spice has been used in India for thousands of years as a dye and to treat stomach and liver problems.
Farming and harvesting: This spice comes from an herbaceous perennial plant in the ginger family. Rhizomes are boiled for about 30–45 minutes and then dried in industrial ovens, after which it is ground to specification.
Culinary Applications: Turmeric has been commonly used as a coloring and flavoring agent in many Asian cuisines, especially for curries, as well as for dyeing.
Storage and packaging: Store under cool, dry conditions in sealed containers.
Shelf Life: Product shelf life is dependent on storage conditions and is highly variable. Product should be stored under cool, dry conditions and in a humidity controlled environment. Industry standard for product is 24 months.
Microbial Data: E. Coli - <10 cfu/g Salmonella - Negative/25g
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