You know why?
It is famous for the finest variety of turmeric, which has a high content of curcumin, almost 7% -12% as compared to 2-3% found in regular turmeric available in the market. Curcumin plays a vital role in maintaining our body immunity as it acts as an antioxidant and also has anti-inflammatory properties. Giving a high tinge of yellow color, the turmeric is prized as per its curcumin presence.
Lakadong, a small village in Meghalaya, hard to trace on the map, but plays a vital role in human physiology and takes prime importance on one’s roadmap for health.
Turmeric, in general, has bioactive phytochemical components like polysaccharides, essential oils as curdione and curcumol and most importantly curcuminoids, which is the most essential component in keeping the human body healthy both mentally and physically. And as mentioned above out of all varieties of turmeric available across the world, Lakadong has it in the highest percentage.
Turmeric is the most sort after and researched plant in the world and has proven to be the most efficient and therapeutic in fighting against human diseases.
Research has proven that Curcumin can cure more than 560 diseases, but one should know in how much quantity it should be consumed. When you are consuming it in powdered form or as a tea blend then ¼ to 1 teaspoon per day is a good consumption pattern.
How Lakadong Turmeric is different from other varieties of turmeric:
- It has a unique taste, very earthy and nutty which is missing in other varieties of turmeric.
- It has a distinct aroma, which fills in the air once you put it in your preparations. The Aroma stays and lingers on for a longer period, hence leaves an intense satisfaction for the consumer.
- It may be higher priced as compared to the other varieties but its small pinch is equivalent to other’s two spoonful. Also, it’s high curcumin level remains unparalleled.
Lakadong Turmeric is available as a Tea Blend and in this form, it is easily consumable.The curcumin found in Lakadong Turmeric is absorbed better when it is mixed with black pepper due to the presence of piperine.
To make your Lakadong Tea more healthy, you may also mix ginger in it. Ginger having phytonutrients prevents cell damage. Apart from acting as an antioxidant and being anti-inflammatory, some of the health benefits which Lankadong Tea provides are:
It prevents heart disease:The curcumin present in Lakadong Turmeric protects the thin membrane which covers the inner layer of blood vessels and heart, hence it prevents heart diseases by keeping the pressure on this layer optimum.
Helps prevent severe joint pains: Due to its anti-inflammatory quality, it helps prevent osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.
It supports weight Loss:Curcumin stabilizes metabolism and hence helps manage the weight, as it prevents the growth of fatty tissues.
Treats Cold, Flu, Nausea:The anti-inflammatory quality protects the nasal passage as well. It relieves sore throat and removes all kinds of viruses and bacteria that cause the flu and cold.
Exalté Tea especially sources Lakadong Turmeric from Meghalaya and creates blends with this organic ingredient as its star ingredient, so that the best reaches our customer in its natural and pure state.
Choose from a wide variety of our Lakadong Haldi Tea range – Haldi Tulsi, Haldi Immunity, Haldi Chai, Haldi Lemon Moringa and Lakadong Turmeric Latte.