Tumeric is a fluorescent yellow extract from the roots of several species of the ginger family, Zingiberacea, with one of the most often used commercially being Curcuma longa.
- Powder is insoluble in water(but the addition of a good-grade emulsified can make it soluble).
- Instability to light
- Canned be combined with Annatto
- Applications include canned beverages, baked products, dairy products, sauces, cereals, compression tablets, etc