***The Rainbow Turmeric Box is currently available for Pre-Order. When placing a Pre-Order, this means the fruit you have ordered is not currently in season, or is extremely limited in season. Your pre-order holds your place in line on our wait list. When Rainbow Turmeric comes into season and is ready to harvest, you will receive your order as soon as possible.***
Origin: Turmeric is a rhizomatous herbaceous perennial plant that belongs to the ginger family Zingiberaceae, which is native to tropical South Asia. As many as 133 species of turmeric have been identified worldwide to date.
Flavor Profile: Turmeric is warm, earthy, bitter, and has a peppery spice. Has a mild fragrance slightly reminiscent of orange and ginger.
How To Eat: Turmeric arrives ready for consumption. It can be consumed raw by cutting or grating it up. This root can also be turned into a powder to use in dishes like curry! It also adds a nice dose of nutrients, color, and earthly flavor to smoothies.
Fun Fact: Known as one of the healthiest foods in the world, turmeric has many anti-inflammatory benefits.
Each box contains up to 7 different turmeric varieties, such as: white, red(looks more like a dark orange than actually red), orange, yellow, green, blue(aka black), and purple(aka blue) turmeric.
Small box contains approximately 1000 grams of turmeric.
Large box contains approximately 2000 grams turmeric.
To read more about turmeric and the significant evidence that has indicated its potential against several chronic diseases, visit: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3918523/
First come first serve, any orders that can't be shipped this season will be reserved for next season.