PTI Turmeric Powder also known as Haldi, is the spice that gives curry its yellow color. Turmeric is a bright yellow spice powder that is from the root of a plant in the ginger family. Turmeric is a kind of root and has a similar appearance, except that it has an orange hue. Fresh turmeric is also use in some dishes. When using turmeric in cooking, you will want to be careful as it can stain your hands and clothing yellow, although it will wash out. It is also known as Indian saffron, turmeric.
Coined as the most powerful spices of all, PTI Turmeric Powder or Haldi is every Indian household's go-to fix for a variety of health problems. Ayurvedic medicine, a traditional Indian system of treatment, recommends turmeric for a variety of health conditions. Turmeric has been using as a medicine for centuries to treat wounds, infections, colds, and liver disease. The antioxidant effect of turmeric appears to be so powerful that it may stop your liver from being damaged by toxins.
Turmeric in Thai Cuisine:
Turmeric is frequently use in Thai curries and other savory dishes. Yellow curries get their color from turmeric. Thai yellow curry paste is made with turmeric and using in recipes for meat, seafood, vegetables, noodles, and soups. Turmeric is also use in many spice blends, such as basic curry powder, where it is always on the ingredient list. When the blend has a yellow color, it is most often due to turmeric.
Part of the reason that turmeric is in curry powder is that it adds an element of deliciousness to food. But turmeric can also play an important role in digesting that food. Turmeric can contribute to healthy digestion. Take a teaspoon of the spice powder in a glass of warm milk daily. And you'll see it work wonders as it reduces your chances of catching the flu. You can add turmeric powder to curries, warm milk, salads, stir-fried dishes.
Turmeric contains properties that contribute to the natural glow of the skin. You can try a turmeric face mask at home by mixing small amounts of yogurt, honey, and turmeric together and apply them to your face. Keep the mask on for 15 minutes and then wash off with water.