Ginger

By Austin

Origin

This is a root plant and it originates from the country's of

India

China

Nepal

Nigeria

Thailand

Indonesia

Which part do we use?

We use the root of the plant for most of the uses

Common Uses

It is used in many types of recipes. It is a very versitile seasoning within recipes being both sweet and savory.

It can be used both fresh or dried. It works very well bringing out its flavors in whatever its used in.

Recipes involve Giant Ginger cookies or things like ginger carrot soup.

Health

Reduces inflamation

Circulation benefits

Inhibits rhinovirus

Inhibits bacteria like salmonella

Reduces gas in intestines

Prevents stomach ulcers

Interesting Facts

Provides warming and soothing effects

Used as a long time preservative to also help with digestion

In Europe ranked as second next to pepper

Ginger used to be candied and used for jam