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GINGER

Alternate/Variety Name

Zingiber Officinale

Level

Intermediate

Requirement

Must Have

Origin/Cuisine

Asia
Indian
Chinese
Japanese
European

Similarity

Information not available at this time

Complimentary Foods

Beets
Breads & Muffins
Cakes & Pies
Candied or Preserved Sweetmeats
Curries (Fresh)
Desserts
Fruits
Pork
Root Vegetables
Squash
Stir-fries
Sushi

Category

Spice

Sold

Candied
Dried
Fresh
Paste

Appearance

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Color

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Size

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Flavor

Spice & Citrus

Scoville SHU

Not Applicable

Substitutions

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Notes

CULINARY

•  Is said to repel slugs, keep ants and aphids away from lettuce

MEDICINAL


Internal: Rhizome infusion for colds, flu, fever, constipation, indigestion, nausea, motion sickness, morning sickness, flatulence and poor circulation.
• Consult physician before using.



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