This is not your typical Turmeric Powder.
Rich in Curcumin
Curcumin, found in turmeric, is what gives turmeric its lovely color. There is some
amazing research available on curcumin and turmeric. This special hand-picked variety is very potent with curcumin levels occurring naturally at 4-5%.
Packed in Glass
The only bulk organic turmeric powder packed in glass jar.
(Also available in resealable bag.)
Lab-Tested for Heavy Metals
Lead < 0.25 ppm, Cadmium < 0.25 ppm, Arsenic < 0.25 ppm, Mercury < 0.01 ppm
What's wrong with conventional turmeric?
These days, the benefits of turmeric are well-known, but they can be compromised by mishandling or poor processing before it gets to the consumer.
In the last 5 years, the FDA has recalled inferior imported brands for Lead Contamination (read more) and the presence of Salmonella.
Other brands contain fillers and additives, and may have undergone a harmful process called ionization radiation.
Certified Organic Turmeric Powder
Species: Curcuma longa
Other names: Indian saffron, yellow ginger, commonly misspelled or mispronounced as "tumeric"
Appearance: bright golden orange---both the fresh root and the dried powder
Typically used: Whole or Powdered
Flavor: Earthy, bitter,
Aroma: Turmeric is mildly aromatic and has scents of orange or ginger.
Culinary uses: Both fresh turmeric and turmeric spice are commonly used in the making of curries, which is one reason why it’s a kitchen must-have for Indian cooking. Our organic turmeric is of premium quality and can be cooked in Pure Indian Foods ghee for maximum benefits.
- Turmeric Curcumin Combination - premium quality turmeric that’s naturally rich in curcumin (4-5%).
- Lab tested at these levels: Lead < 0.25 ppm, Cadmium < 0.25 ppm, Arsenic < 0.25 ppm, Mercury < 0.01 ppm.
- USDA Certified 100% Organic. Lab tested to be gluten-free.
- The only bulk organic turmeric powder packed in glass jar instead of plastic – no toxic material leeching in your spice.
- Non-GMO, No Additives, No Preservatives, No Fillers.
Save on Organic Turmeric at Pure Indian Foods
Many cooking enthusiasts settle for generic turmeric, because they don’t know where to buy turmeric that is fresh and organic. Fortunately, you’ve discovered Pure Indian Foods.
As with many of our other products, our turmeric spice is certified organic and guaranteed to be fresh. We currently offer ground turmeric in 2.5-8.5oz quantities, making it a very affordable option for adding rich flavor. Fresh, organic and affordable – everything you can expect from a Pure Indian Foods product.
To make turmeric spice, the fresh turmeric rhizomes are boiled down and then dried in ovens. Once dried, it is ground down into a fine powder. Turmeric spice is easily identifiable for its distinctive orange-yellow color and mustard-like aroma. In fact, turmeric spice is often used in mustard condiments, as well.
If you have any questions about our turmeric spice, please give us a call at 1-877-LUV-GHEE (1-877-588-4433), and we’ll be happy to help.
How to use Turmeric Powder