Is Borrie and turmeric the same?
Yes it is. Obtained from a dried root from the ginger family, even though we say it’s the same, the roots of both Borrie and Turmeric, looks differently. … Turmeric has been used for many years by Indians not only as a spice but for its medicinal properties as well
Turmeric is a flowering plant, Curcuma longa of the ginger family, Zingiberaceae, the roots of which are used in cooking
You probably know turmeric as the main spice in curry. It has a warm, bitter taste and is frequently used to flavor or color curry powders, mustards, butters, and cheeses. But the root of turmeric is also used widely to make medicine.