Our beloved grandfather, Poppy Sol, started this business in an open-air market. Three generations later, we’re still bringing smiles to our customers' faces.
This imported crystallized ginger is ideal for a spicy snack, a unique cup of tea, or an ingredient in your cooking.
About Crystallized Ginger
Crystallized ginger is pungent with a spicy-sweet flavor and is moist and chewy. It is embraced as a natural remedy for reducing hot flashes - huge numbers of women swear by it. It helps alleviate indigestion and colds...and don't forget to take it with you on boat trips for sea sickness! (Some of us here know from experience that it's an absolutely essential part of your travel kit...)
Interestingly, ginger itself is as old as the recorded history of man. A native to southern Asia and India, it is spoken of in the Jewish Talmud, written about by Marco Polo, and even recommended by Henry VIII as a remedy against the plague.
Crystallized Ginger Health Benefits
1) Anti-Inflammatory Effects: Crystallized ginger can reduce inflammation and relieve the pain associated with it. A 2012 study published in the journal Arthritis compared the anti-inflammatory effect of ginger extract to that of common drugs used in the treatment of arthritis, such as cortisone and ibuprofen. The researchers observed that ginger extract was as effective as cortisone at relieving arthritic pain, and that ginger can treat inflammation without the negative side effects associated with the common drugs.
2) Treatment for Nausea: Ginger has long been used as a natural remedy to alleviate nausea caused by motion sickness, morning sickness, and chemotherapy. A study funded by the National Cancer Institute examined over 600 people who had experienced nausea after a chemotherapy treatment. Those patients who received ginger supplements throughout the rest of their treatments experienced a 40 percent reduction in nausea symptoms.
3) Immunity-Booster: During flu season, make sure you have crystallized ginger on-hand! Ginger contains active compounds that can relieve sinuses and protect the body against toxins and viruses. A 2008 article published in BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine discussed ginger’s ability to activate T-cells, a group of white blood cells that help destroy viruses and tumor cells.
Our Registered Dietitian's Top Pick
Our Registered Dietitian and Health Nut likes to add crystallized ginger to stir fries (throw in some cashews, too!). Also, keep a bag of this on hand to boost immunity and to eliminate nausea!
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Marcia, Somers Point, NJ March 7, 2013
“Amazing! I guess I should say consistently amazing! I have never experienced such great service and product from one company. We all love the crystallized ginger and dark chocolate covered ginger - it is the best we have ever found. I will be ordering both again and again. ”
Camilla, Gloucester, MA February 27, 2013
“We received our first purchase from Nuts.com, and believe you me it won't be our last. My family is in LOVE with dates and after researching online and reading customer reviews I decided to purchase a 5LB bag of Jumbo Medjool Dates, along with English Walnuts, Roasted Sunflower Seeds, Crystallized Ginger, Roasted Pecans, Jumbo Thompson Raisins. The communication from Nuts.com was over the top, their customer service is honestly TOP notch. They confirmed when it was being shipped and even sent me a delivery confirmation before I got home. I feel like they treated me as if I was a family member, making sure I knew the process from beginning to the end. Nuts.com will definitely be part of my grocery runs every month and with all their variety we will certainly be trying out new nuts, spices, dried fruits and veggies.”
Terrie, Longmont, CO February 25, 2013
“Thanks so much for the sample! - now I'm hooked on your crystallized ginger!! .....need more.....now.......”
Kenneth, Shelocta, PA February 22, 2013
“Indoor track record delivery time and the crystallized ginger is just the best.
Sharon February 20, 2013
“Great service. LOVE the crystalized ginger!! You have the best deals and freshest product out there. THANKS!
Shirley, Hot Springs, AR February 13, 2013
“Received my shipment today. So far I have tasted the crystalized ginger (LOVE it), the Wasabi peas (OMG, I am going to have to order more than just the sample size, really soon), the Gogi berries are delish.........can hardly wait to try all the other goodies I ordered!”
Judy February 12, 2013
“I did receive the crystallized ginger today. I have eaten some and made tea with more. Good stuff Maynard. I also like you box. It gave me a good laugh. Thank you. ”
Marcia, Somers Point, NJ February 1, 2013
“I have become repeat customer since I first ordered chocolate covered ginger slices at Christmas. Since then we have discovered the crystallized ginger slices and I think they are the best we have ever had - I'm hooked on them! Every order with Nuts.com has been a breeze. ”
Frances, Los Angeles January 25, 2013
“I received my purchases 01/25/13 & I made gingercookies with some of the crystalized ginger for the first time. They came out perfect. I did call your # and told the agent how pleased I was with the products. Thanks for the present of figs. They are delicious! Frances”
Penny, Fort Lauderdale, Florida January 12, 2013
“I'm so happy!! I really like the assortment of samples I received from you today. The Sea Salt and Vinegar Kale Chips are so tasty. It has 117% vitamin C per serving and 127% Vitamin A. I love the Crystallized Ginger. So different from anything I've ever tasted before. I haven't tasted everything yet. I'm savoring them for later. Your products are the highest quality of any I've ever tried and I will order from you again, soon. Thanks so much for your personal touches. Your company is wonderful !! By the way, I've put the shipping box on my table with tissue paper inside and have my treats in it. The box is too cute to throw away or put in a closet. Thanks for your great imaginations, all of you!”
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Merry Ann, Fort Myers, FL September 28, 2014
“Was so happy with the ginger that I wanted to share it with my daughter. Your product is the BEST!”
Serving Size 41g (~1.4 oz.)
(Approx. 11.1 Servings/Pound)
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Ginger, sugar, sulphur dioxide
Packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, soy, and milk products.
Approximately 65 pieces per pound.
Store in a cool dry place for up to 1 year. Refrigeration is not needed.
Country of Origin: Thailand
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