E100 Turmeric

Turmeric (E100) is a food coloring extracted from turmeric root, which contains 1-5% of curcumin. It is a powder from light to dark yellow-brown color, with a specific smell and flavor. Turmeric contains yellow gelatinous starch mass and shredded pieces of fat cells.

Turmeric is used in the food industry for coloring butter, cheese and other products.