Our Meghalaya Spices Duo is a pack of Meghalaya's elite indigenous spices - the mighty Lakadong Turmeric and the powerful Ing Makhir Ginger.
These two spices are indigenous to Meghalaya and power packed with incredible health benefits. Apart from that, they're rich in flavour and aroma so you can expect a boost in your culinary creations.
With Zizira, two of Meghalaya's unique and rare indigenous spices can now become your kitchen essentials!
Lakadong Turmeric 150g
Zizira's trademark turmeric, the mighty high curcumin Lakadong turmeric, is truly one of the best turmeric varieties in India This golden coloured spice hails from a small village in Meghalaya. Once you experience the difference in taste, you won’t reach for another brand.
If you’re health-conscious, then fresh food power is vital to you. Zizira’s Lakadong Turmeric is known to have the highest percentage of curcumin, 7-9% (last tested in 2021).
Suppose you haven't heard of curcumin before. In that case, all you need to know is that it is the chemical compound responsible for turmeric's various health properties, such as antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and antimicrobial, to name a few.
Ing Makhir Ginger 90g
Meghalaya’s indigenous ginger or Sying Makhir as it is popularly known, is a ginger variety that is the most potent ginger you’ll ever come across in the local or national market.
Sying Makhir is known to contain high levels of gingerol, a chemical compound responsible for the flavour and health benefits of ginger. Hence, Ing Makhir is great not only for your dishes but for your home remedies too. Since it’s super strong, just a pinch of this ginger powder is enough to bring whole new levels of depth to your dishes!
Zizira's Lakadong Turmeric consists of pure, unadulterated Lakadong turmeric powder sourced from Lakadong, Jaintia Hills, Meghalaya. Owing to its high curcumin content, Lakadong turmeric is bright yellowish-orange in colour. Its strong warm flavour filled and pleasant earthy aroma makes it one of the finest turmeric varieties in the world.
Ing Makhir Ginger
Zizira’s Ing Makhir Ginger powder is a pale yellow in colour with a very strong taste and a hot aromatic flavour. The chemical compounds, 6-shogaol, zingiberene, and zingerone make the ginger hot and peppery. Rich in vitamin C and magnesium, this ginger variety has many health benefits and most likely the strongest in flavour that you'll encounter.
These are a few ways of how Zizira ensures the purity of all products:
We term it responsible because we work directly with the farmers who are well aware of pure Lakadong Turmeric and this is where we emphasize purity and quality. And we are responsible for only working with farmers who practice sustainable farming methods.
Knowing where the ingredients come from:
Zizira deeply cares about where every ingredient comes from. Over the years, the Zizira team has been able to build relationships with the ethical farmers and beekeepers of Meghalaya and Zizira gives importance to providing pure and safe products to customers like you.
Evaluation of ingredients:
To provide you with the best products, Zizira selects the absolute best quality ingredients. The Zizira team as well as farmer partners share the same mission of prioritizing the long-term health of the land. The land is free from all unwanted artificial additives such as pesticides, chemical fertilizers, and insecticides resulting in safe and pure ingredients.
All of Zizira's Products are Processed in-house in locations across Northeast India under the direct responsibility of Zizira
In the processing of food, several hazards can creep in. Zizira does not take chances with any kind of hazard – physical, chemical, or biological. Zizira takes every precaution to control them at every critical point in our food processing facilities. That is done with every new harvest of each and every ingredient that is used.
Credible, Safe, and Wholesome:
Zizira follows a similar process for all products. Credible, high standard quality maintenance without excuses. Zizira chooses whom to work with, partner with, to serve you in a way that makes a difference. Zizira’s continued effort and diligent work will contribute to your health, as well as to the prosperity of the farmers as they revive and regenerate traditional farming practices.
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