Diaspora Co Turmeric
Sourced by Oakland-based Diaspora Co., a company working to build a new, equitable, and transparent spice supply chain.
From Diaspora Co:
Grown by the Kasaraneni family amidst marigolds, bananas, and black rice on their 4th generation farm. Whilst Mr. Prabhu Kasaraneni’s family has been farming for three generations, he is a self taught organic farmer who began growing heirloom Pragati turmeric in 2015, with assistance from the Indian Institute of Spice Research.
Harvest Year: 2019
Heirloom seed variety: Pragati; licensed by IISR Kozhikode
Origin: Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh
Tasting Notes: Bright ~ Floral ~ Earthy ~ Zesty
“It was better than any turmeric I have tasted.” - New York Times