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!
Leave online feedback and share your thoughts with other customers!
Katherine, Ruston, Louisiana June 24, 2011
“Loved the ginger. Loving the figs. Loved the nutty email!
Deborah, The Dalles, OR June 21, 2011
“You guys don't disappoint! Boiled peanuts are off the chart good!!! Candied ginger...YUM! and dried cherries are fabulous. Thanks. We will be ordering more!”
MARIE June 20, 2011
“The candied ginger you sent is the best ever, and I've been buying candied ginger for years! I also appreciate the incredible timely delivery and the fig sample.
Hannele, Charlotte, NC June 8, 2011
“The shipment of dried fruits and chocolate arrived today! I was so surprised to see that the individual packages were so large. I have now yummy and healthy shacks for months to come Thank you so much. Take care.”
JoAnn, Charleston, WV June 7, 2011
“I've ordered the Crystalized ginger for my Mom for the second time and she loves it. She said it's the best she's ever had. You can be sure we'll be ordering from you again for any of our treats.
This company cares about their customers and the service is wonderful.”
Sylvia, Brooklyn, NY June 3, 2011
“I love crystallized ginger! I usually buy it in the Asian supermarkets but those were always too sweet. This was neither too sweet or too plain; it had the perfect balance of sugar and ginger. Thank you, Nutsonline!”
Janice, Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada May 31, 2011
“I was given the crystallized ginger as a gift and thought it would be great for my ginger cookies and as a topping for cookies. As it turned out, it makes a great snack and I will soon have to order more. This ginger is simply the best I have ever had; and I have gone through plenty over the years!!”
Patti May 25, 2011
“Just received our shipment today - couldn't wait to open everything. Dried strawberries are amazing and the crystallized ginger is yummy!”
Cynthia, chino valley, arizona May 21, 2011
“Oh my gosh, I actually tried the turkish figs first and I absolutely loved them, and then I tried the crystallized ginger. They were awesome. I have some recipes that require it. I had looked in the store and McCormick spices cost about $12.00 for a small spice bottle. What a find!!!! Thank you so much. I am looking to order more products from you, and you guys have the greatest sense of humor. I smile a lot, but you made me smile even more this day.
Joanne, Avon, Massachusetts May 19, 2011
“Without a doubt, the best service I've ever received with online buying. Still in shock! Ordered yesterday, received products today. For sure I will be ordering from you again and many times. I ordered "crystalized ginger" and you sent me some samples as well. You now have a new loyal customer and I plan to stay with you "forever". I'm going to take a look at all of your products and recommend to friends as well. Thank you again!”
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Juliet, Windsor, CO September 17, 2014
“beautiful and not dried out at all.”
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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