Tea glossary

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Turmeric (root)

Turmeric is an aromatic, perennial herbaceous plant of South Asian origin. Similar to ginger root in appearance, turmeric root boasts a splendid orange-yellow colour. With its rather peppery flavour, turmeric powder is one of the key ingredients in curry.

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Thyme (leaves)

The thyme is an aromatic creeping plant that belongs to the Lamiaceae family. Originating in Southern Europe, the Mediterranean basin, Asia Minor and Central Asia, thyme has been used since ancient times. It is a plant that is widely used in cooking for flavouring. It is also used in infusions and in making certain types of liqueur.