What is turmeric spice?

Answer Turmeric spice has been an ingredient in cooking for more than two centuries. Although relatively hot for some people's palate, turmeric is not overly potent. Besides being tasty, the spice also po... Read More »

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What is the spice turmeric?

Turmeric comes from Indonesia and southern India, where it has been used in cooking and traditional Ayurvedic medicine for more than 5,000 years. The yellow color similar to saffron inspired some t... Read More »

What is the spice turmeric used for?

Turmeric, which comes from a root, is used primarily to add a yellow tint to foods. Its use is especially prevalent in Indian cuisine. It can also be used as a fabric dye, and has found commercial ... Read More »

What are the benefits of turmeric spice?

Widely used for health purposes for centuries in India and China, and on the increase in the United States and Canada, the turmeric spice boasts a wide range of health and culinary benefits.Combat ... Read More »

What spice is a substitute for turmeric?

Dry mustard is a substitute for turmeric, which is a main ingredient in curry powder and is used in many Asian dishes. Already a strong spice, turmeric becomes even more powerful when it is cooked.... Read More »