Turmeric Powder is used extensively in Indian and Asian cuisine and lends many dishes their trademark deep yellow colouring and distinctive fragrance. The powder is used as the base for many curry mixes and sauces. However it has also been linked to many health benefits through the most active compound curcumin. This has been shown to be a powerful antioxidants and anti-inflammatory ingredient. Great sprinkled on meats and vegetables as a rub, it’s also delicious in coffee!