Rajapore and Sangli Turmeric
Rajapore and Sangli Turmeric
Botanical NameCurcuma longa
Commercial PartRhizome or underground stem
DescriptionRajapore and Sangli Turmeric is the original genuine high curcumin turmeric. It is very popular in the US and other countries and has curcumin percentages of min.5%. This generic variety of turmeric is grown only in Kerala state. Rajapore and Sangli Turmeric is much darker in colour. Its curcumin content on average at 5% and may be as high as 6.5%, making it a more effective colouring agent with superior fresh turmeric flavour notes. Alleppey turmeric more closely resembles the flavour of fresh turmeric and has a somewhat earthy aroma with surprisingly delicate top notes of lemon and mint, reminiscent of its cousin, ginger. The texture is 'oily' due to the higher curcumin content, and when blending with other spices we suggest sieving it through a small strainer to prevent clumping. We are offering the finest quality Rajapore and Sangli Premium Turmeric Bulbs in the market.Rajapore and Sangli Premium Turmeric Bulbs are enriched with antioxidants and other minerals that make these best to be used for the treatment of contusions, rheumatism and jaundice.
Origin and DistributionTurmeric possess high amount of curcumin content , aroma and taste due to the care taken during the process of the turmeric. The turmeric rhizome is well washed to make it soil and dirt free. It is then sun dried to make it loose the moisture content. And finally well dried turmeric fingers and bulbs are being marketed. The turmeric fingers are completely free from infestation, insect damage, Mould rancidity and objectionable extraneous matter. Turmeric, basically a tropical plant of ginger family is the rhizome or underground stem, with a rough, segmented skin. The length of main rhizome is approximately 2.5 - 7 cm (1 - 3 inches) in length with a diameter of 2.5 cm (1 inch), with smaller tubers branching off. The color of rhizome is yellowish-brown with a dull orange interior and color of powder is attractive bright yellow.
UsesTurmeric is used to flavour and to colour foodstuffs. It is a principal ingredient in curry powder. Turmeric oleoresin is used in brine pickles and to some extent in mayonnaise and relish formulations, non-alcoholic beverages, gelatins, butter and cheese etc. The colour curcumin extracted from turmeric is used as a colourant. Turmeric is also used as a dye in textile industry. It is used in the preparation of medicinal oils, ointments and poultice. It is stomachic, carminative, tonic, blood purifier and an antiseptic. It is used in cosmetics. The aqueous extracts has biopesticidal properties.
The CurcuminoidsThe most important constituents in organic turmeric are Curcuminoids (approx. 6%), the yellow colouring principles of which Curcumin constitutes 50-60%. Curcumin is the main biologically active phytochemical compound of Turmeric. Molecular chemical formula of Curcumin: C21H20O6. The most important constituents in organic turmeric are Curcuminoids, which is approximately 6%, and the yellow coloring principles of which Curcumin constitutes 50-60%. Curcumin is extracted and researched for its renowned range of health-related and disease-preventing medicinal properties. Turmeric contains an essential oil max. 5%, this contains a variety of sesquiterpenes specific for the species In turmeric most important for the aroma are - Turmerone: Max. 30% - Ar-turmerone: 25% - Zingiberene: 25%. Conjugated Diarylheptanoids are responsible for the orange colour and probably for the spicy taste (3 - 4%). Health benefits of Turmeric
- 1) Lowering LDL cholesterol - Studies have shown that turmeric lowers LDL cholesterol levels. LDLs are responsible for the buildup of plaque in the arteries that could lead to heart disease.
2) Treating High Blood Pressure - Turmeric has been shown to improve blood flow as well as strengthen blood vessels.
3) Guarding Against Cancer - Studies point to turmeric's ability to neutralize free radicals, chemicals that could damage cells. Turmeric can ward off cancer and tumorous growths.
4) Promoting General Health - Turmeric extract contains powerful antioxidants which can help boost the body's immune system and protect against illness and disease.
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