Turmeric's Chinese name literally means “yellow ginger.” This tri-doshic balancing herb supports many systems of the body.-• Certified Organic, Gluten-Free, Kosher, Vegan, Non-GMO, Raw • Gentle, Rejuvenating and Strengthening Ayurvedic Tonic • Pungent, bitter and astringent taste profile • No added flavors, fillers, preservatives, additives, sweeteners, carriers, stabilizers or excipients-Certified Organic Turmeric Powder (Curcuma longa)-Internal Use Take 1 teaspoon of Organic Traditions Turmeric powder once daily as a general doshic balancing tonic. Add Turmeric powder to recipes such as salad dressings, curries, stir-frys, soups, smoothies and more. Add ½ -1 teaspoon to smoothies or in your water with a squeeze of lemon for a refreshing, simple turmeric drink. Make a tea-like infusion by adding 1 teaspoon of Turmeric powder to 6-8 oz. of hot water or almond milk. Let the water sit for 10 minutes to allow the compounds to be released. Add some honey or 1 teaspoon of Organic Traditions Yacon Syrup or Organic Traditions Coconut Palm Sugar in order to add a touch of sweetness.