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Is κουρκουμάς vegan?

Κουρκουμάς is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is κουρκουμάς?

Kourkoumas, also known as turmeric, is a bright yellow spice commonly used in Southeast Asian and Middle Eastern cuisine. It is derived from the root of the Curcuma longa plant and has a warm, bitter taste with a hint of ginger. Kourkoumas is a popular ingredient in curry dishes, giving them their characteristic yellow color. It is also used for its health benefits, as it contains curcumin, a compound with powerful anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. Overall, kourkoumas is a versatile and healthy spice that adds both flavor and color to many dishes.

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