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Vasant Dry Ginger Powder

Dry Ginger Powder Description

.Dry Ginger Powder is a highly versatile spice used in various ways in the culinary world, including spicing food and beverages, seasoning meats, making ginger tea and is also used as a flavor in a variety of baked dishes like ginger bread, ginger cookies and ginger candies. In India dried ginger powder finds pride of place in the making of spices and masala which are used in gravies, curries and marinades, especially in tandoori dishes.

Ginger of commerce is the dried underground stem of the herbaceous tropical plant grown as an annual. The whole plant is refreshingly aromatic and the underground rhizome, raw or processed, is valued as spice. Ginger is a slender perennial herb, 30-50 cm tall with palmately branched rhizome bearing leafy shoots. The leafy shoot is a pseudo stem formed by leaf sheath and bears 8 to 12 distichous leaves.

Dry Ginger Powder Uses

Fresh ginger, dry ginger powder, oleoresin and oil are used in food processing. It is indispensable in the manufacture of ginger bread, confectionary, ginger ale, curry powders, certain curried meats, table sauces, in pickling and in the manufacture of certain cordials, ginger cocktail, carbonate drinks, liquors etc. In medicine, it is used as carminative and stimulant. It has wider applications in indigenous medicines. The ginger oil is used as food flavoring in soft drinks.


About The Spice:

Dry Ginger Powder, AKA Sonth Powder, is one of the healthiest spices as it is full of nutrients and bioactive compounds that are beneficial for our body and brain. For centuries, dry ginger powder is used in traditional Ayurvedic medicines. In fact, you can find a hint of dry ginger powder in most of the herbal medicines on the market.

The dry ginger powder is extracted from the ginger root, which is dried and then ground. The powder has off-white or slightly brownish powder and a strong, pungent flavour and aroma. Dry Ginger Powder has a long shelf life of about a year and a half.

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Health Benefits of Dry Ginger Powder:

  • Improves Digestion

  • Improves Metabolism

  • Cures Morning Sickness in Pregnant Women

  • Aids Common Cold

  • Lowers Cholesterol

  • Promotes Weight Loss