What is Turmeric?

Turmeric is a spice derived from the root of the Curcuma longa plant, a member of the ginger family.

Turmeric’s vibrant yellow color is used as a natural food coloring in sauces and condiments.

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Turmeric Distributor & Supplier Information

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Information About Turmeric

Turmeric is used in spice blends and seasonings, sauces and condiments,  beverages, baked goods, snacks and chips, dairy products, health and wellness products.

Turmeric is used to enhance the color of products, for its distinctly earthy flavor, it’s aromatic smell, and for the potential health benefits. Turmeric imparts vibrant shades of orange when added to a product.

Appearance: Fine powder that is yellow to orange-yellow in color.

Taste: Warm, earthy, and slightly bitter.

Solubility: Soluble in water and ethanol

Part Used: Root

About AIFI - A Turmeric Supplier & Distributor

American International Foods, Inc. is a leading turmeric supplier with an additional full service portfolio of over 2500 food and beverage ingredients. We offer one of the most extensive lines of spices distributed to manufacturers and processors in the food, beverage, pet food, health and nutrition sectors. With a strategic nationwide warehouse network and our reliable just-in-time deliveries, we can supply your business with high quality spices at competitive prices.