IRD |እርድ| TURMERIC
Spices & Condiments
Net Weight, 2 oz.
Ird's (Ethiopian Tumeric) is characterized by poignant tones that are a staple in Eastern African cooking. The pungent and earthy-bitter root has a distinct flavor that is commonly used to enrich alicha recipes and other mild stews and sauces.
Apart from its culinary uses, turmeric’s powerful anti-inflammatory agents have long been used for medicinal purposes including aiding digestion, cleansing the skin, and more. Any infusion in tea can work as an anti-inflammatory or serve as a substitute for saffron.
Fun Fact: This naturally occurring “food dye” is responsible for the yellow-orange appearance of most Ethiopian dishes.
Product: Powdered Spice
Ingredients: Dried and powdered Ethiopian Turmeric Root.
LEARN HOW TO MAKE ROASTED CAULIFLOWER AND CHICKPEAS, BERBERE AND GINGER COOKIES, CLEANSING MITMITA-GINGER SMOOTHIE, SEGA ALICHA (BEEF STEWED IN TURMERIC) AND KIK ALICHA (MILD TURMERIC YELLOW LENTILS).
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