Chicken & Spinash Curey

So beautiful yellow of turmeric!

Turmeric : Curcuma longa, it is native to southwest India.
The name of the genus, Curcuma is from an Arabic name “kurkum” which mean “saffron” (Crocus sativus), “saffron yellow” or turmeric.

Cooking of Chicken & Spinash Curey
It came from China to Japan in 9th century, which was called “Kizome-Gusa (黄染草)” literally “herbs for dyeing yellow”.
Cooking of Chicken & Spinash Curey
Cooking of Chicken & Spinash Curey
Turmeric yellow and green paste of spinach.
Cooking of Chicken & Spinash Curey
Chicken curry with spaghetti.
Chicken & Spinash Curey

・Ukon
is a turmeric.  鬱金 or 欝金(うこん) literally “depression gold, remedy depression”
・Horenso
is a spinach.  菠薐草 / 法蓮草(ほうれんそう) literally “Persian origin vegetable”