What does it taste like?
Fresh turmeric is known for its potent smell and distinguished flavor. It can best be described with bitter notes of orange and ginger.
How do I cook with it?
Turmeric can be purchased in root or powder form. Perfect to eat or drink, it can be added into smoothies, rice, soups, teas, curries, and more. There’s even liquid turmeric, which can be found in the supplement section of most grocery or drugstores.
Whether it’s for its unique taste or noted health benefits, turmeric is a spice that has and will continue to play a role in Indian culture, cuisine, and beyond.