how to preserve fresh turmeric , how to store fresh turmeric

how to preserve fresh turmeric recipe with step by step photos: – This is a season of fresh turmeric commonly known as Haldi. in India, October to January is the period you usually get fresh turmeric in the market. like you, I was also wondering this recipe since long. Few of you have requested this recipe some time ago. I apologize for the delay as some of you might have forgotten about this.actually, I was on experiment phase.preserve-turmeric-currynation

how to preserve fresh turmeric recipe with step by step photos: – Indian kitchen is incomplete without turmeric powder. Turmeric powder is one way to store turmeric for year. This recipe includes dry up turmeric until the moisture is left. After drying it well, turmeric is ready to get powdered form.

I am sharing other version here. I have done some experiment with fresh turmeric. I have read this recipe on one of my fellow blogger.preserve-turmeric-currynation

I used sugar and cinnamon powder here along with fresh turmeric. cinnamon will give nice flavor and because of sugar, this mixture turns in semi liquid syrup like consistency.

I made a separate post for turmeric benefits. you can check here.

recipe using preserved turmeric HERE

*I prepared this recipe 5 months ago with the small amount it is still fresh.

recipe card for how to preserve fresh turmeric recipe: –

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how to preserve fresh turmeric recipe
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
25 mins
 
Course: -
Cuisine: Preservation
Servings: 1 cup [approx]
Author: Priya Jo
Ingredients
  • 100-150 gm fresh turmeric 1/2 cup approx
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup water
  • a pinch of cinnamon powder
Instructions
  1. Wash turmeric first. peel the skin of turmeric.

  2. Grate it or finely chop turmeric.

  3. now, take a deep pan.

  4. bring sugar and water in pan . boil for 2 min high flame.

  5. Add grated turmeric in sugar mixture.

  6. allow mixture to boil on high flame until thicken. It takes 10 mins approx.

  7. turn off the flame.

  8. add cinnamon powder and mix.

  9. allow mixture to cool down completely.

  10. store in airtight container.

  11. keep the container in the refrigerator.

Recipe Notes
  • I have store this mixture in the refrigerator only. I have no idea how it becomes when you store at room temperature.
  • I have prepared this mixture five months ago and it is still fresh. however, I  am still observing the duration of storage.
  • The storage life of the mixture is 8-9 months.

how to preserve fresh turmeric recipe with step by step photos: –

  1. Wash turmeric first. peel the skin of turmeric.preserve-turmeric-currynation
  2. Grate it or finely chop turmeric.
  3. now, take a deep pan.
  4. bring sugar and water in the pan. boil for 2 min high flame.preserve-turmeric-currynation preserve-turmeric-currynation
  5. Add grated turmeric in sugar mixture.preserve-turmeric-currynation
  6. allow mixture to boil on high flame until thickened. It takes 10 mins approx.preserve-turmeric-currynation
  7. turn off the flame.
  8. add cinnamon powder and mix.preserve-turmeric-currynation
  9. allow mixture to cool down completely.
  10. store in airtight container.
  11. keep the container in the refrigerator.

recipe notes:

  • I have store this mixture in the refrigerator only. I have no idea how it becomes when you store at room temperature.
  • I have prepared this mixture one month ago and it is still fresh. however, I am still observing the duration of storage.
  • the storage life of the mixture is 8-9 months.

 

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