Crystallized Ginger

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Certified: Gluten-Free Kosher

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!

Health Tips

Ginger root (Zingiber officinale) has also been classified as an aid to quit smoking. It has a soothing effect on the lining of the mucous membranes and helps prevent nausea.

Customer Reviews

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“I received my order very quickly and everything was fresh and tasty. I eat a lot of ginger for indigestion and this ginger was great! The cost was very good too and the selection was wonderful. I love this company! Glad to have discovered it.”

, Arlington, Texas November 19, 2005

“You guys are great! The dates are, as usual, just wonderful and the ginger is out of this world.

, NH November 15, 2005

“RIGHT ON TIME AS PROMISED,MY WIFE DEVOURED THE GINGER AND I RAN WITH THE DATES,ABSOLUTELY DELICIOUS EXPECT A RE-ORDER”

, EAST STROUDSBURG, PA October 5, 2005

“I have trouble finding crystalized ginger every thanksgiving for my cranberry sauce, and when I do it costs more for a little bottle than a whole pound from you.

My mother made me a "ginger jar" which I can now keep filled.”

June 8, 2005

“Dear "Nutters":

Thanks so much for the order....very prompt and efficient service. I have to say what a pleasure it was doing business with you. For a start, your
database accepted my credit card. I sometimes have trouble with companies'
credit card data bases not being current. Then, your website is probably one of the best I have used - so very nicely set out. As to your products -
they are very fresh. I only wish that my mother was still alive as she
loved crystallised ginger and yours is the freshest and most delicious I have ever managed to find.

I hope that 2004 brings you all good health, happiness and great prosperity
which you richly deserve.
Kind regards,
from a very satisfied customer.”

, Myrtle Beach, SC December 10, 2003

“Gees, oh, man! Nuts.com is the best. I get my seeds and grains here as well as my special treats - the choco espresso beans are heavenly. The crystalized ginger is the best I've found. Yea! Nuts.com.”

, Temple, TX June 30, 2014

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 41g (~1.4 oz.)
(Approx. 11.1 Servings/Pound)

Amount Per Serving
Calories 150
Calories From Fat 0
%DV
Total Fat 0g 0%
Saturated Fat 0g 0%
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 25mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 37g 12%
Dietary Fiber 1g 2%
Sugars 33g
Protein 0g
Vitamin A 0% Calcium 4%
Vitamin C 4% Iron 2%

Ingredients

Ginger, sugar, sulphur dioxide

Packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, soy, and milk products.

Approximately 65 pieces per pound.

Storage

Store in a cool dry place for up to 1 year. Refrigeration is not needed.

Country of Origin: Thailand

ID: 1041

From our family to yours, since 1929

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.

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