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Saffron substitute for curry powder?

ChervilGeorge | Aug 11, 201706:12 PM     11

Is there a flavour substitute for saffron? I don't need it for the colour aspect. I plan to make a Maharajah style curry powder and saffron is usually included. Can't risk using saffron because it is often fake and coloured, sometimes with annatto which I am allergic to. I can't imagine there is anything with a similar flavour profile but thought I'd check in with the great people of chowhound just in case.

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