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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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Kathy, Nashville, TN September 13, 2013
“I took a quick taste test of the ginger and it was great... And I loved the customized box. Even my husband remarked on it... So cute.”
Richelle, Elizabeth, PA September 13, 2013
“Received my package today of Quinoa, Chia Seeds, Steel Cut Oats, and Crystalized Ginger! Delivery was so fast and the packaging is both cute and convenient. I also got a free sample of Goji berries that I cannot wait to try. Thank you Nuts.com!! ”
Chris, Euless, Texas August 27, 2013
“The crystallized ginger is great and I have learned my lesson and should order two bags or two pounds rather than one because I have already devoured the whole pound in less than three weeks. It tastes great very fresh and has become my favorite snack replacing chocolate. ”
Cheryl, Omak, Wa August 26, 2013
“Quick shipping, everything looks great. LOVE the Jordan almonds and the Crystalized Ginger. We're anxious to try the banana chips.
Thanks for the great service and excellent packaging.”
Vivien, San Clemente, CA June 27, 2013
“I absolutely LOVE nuts.com!!!!! Your crystallised ginger is soooo good!!! I shared some with my neighbor and she raved and raved about it!!!! My husband adores your roasted, salted cashews!! I love your quinoa, all your gluten free cereals, and the scrumptious anise bears!!!! Keep up the wonderful service and delicious goodies for all of us to enjoy. Thanks for everything!!!”
Betty, Granite falls, Nc June 12, 2013
“Ordered the crystallized ginger and it is the best that I have ever had. ”
Nancy Bryabt, Pittsburgh, PA June 8, 2013
“The shipment of caramelized ginger came quickly. I got a pound of the ginger for the same price as 2oz at my grocery store!! That includes shipping. You guys are the best.”
Beth, Kissimmee, FL June 8, 2013
“Fabulous, as usual!! I'm totally hooked on the Crystallized Ginger. Once I start eating it, it's soooo hard to stop. Just the perfect amount of "bite" to make it addictive. And the more I eat, the better it gets. Thanks, Nuts.com!”
Angela, West Warwick, RI May 25, 2013
“Thank you for the quick delivery, could not believe how wonderful it was to find the little notes on the box, it really made my day, in fact will be taking it to work to show everyone. The crystallized ginger tasted so good, will be using it tomorrow when baking my strawberry rhubarb pie. Will be sure to spread the word about the amazing way you treat your customers, it really is a pleasure ordering.
Thank you again ”
Charlie, Venice, CALIFORNIA May 24, 2013
“Not only did the product arrive one day earlier than expected - every single thing we picked out is AWESOME!! We ordered six different things so that we could "sample" what Nuts.com has to offer - the Crystallized Ginger and the Dark Chocolate Covered Cashews are the two biggest favorites! ! We will definitely order from Nuts.com again!”
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Johnye, Temple, TX June 30, 2014
“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.”
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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