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About Ginger, The Rhizome, The Humble Roots

Updated on March 16, 2015

The Genealogy of the Ginger

http://reddog1027.hubpages.com/hub/The-History-of-Ginger

Reddog1027 takes us on a journey on how the versatile ginger was introduced to the New World. This hub is comprehensive in stating the ginger's genealogy as well as captivates us with a series of interesting visuals.

I was going to write about the Ginger, but....

I was going to write about the Ginger, but I realized that plenty of hubbers have written about it. So, in retrospect, and riding the bandwagon of the Ginger Band, I have chosen my favorite hubs who paid homage and well-researched writing of the humble roots of all...the Ginger.

How To Peel A Ginger

Peel fresh ginger by using a sharp peeler.
Peel fresh ginger by using a sharp peeler. | Source
Shave the fresh ginger with a paring knife.
Shave the fresh ginger with a paring knife. | Source

A Rootful of Benefits

http://thisisoli.hubpages.com/hub/Ginger-Chinese-Remedy

thisisoli is making us aware of the shapeshifting ginger.

The tried and true ancient treatment that works wonders.


The Science in Ginger

http://mekoshark.hubpages.com/hub/Nutritional-Value-of-Ginger

Mekoshark brakes down the science of ginger. A good read for ginger users and potential ginger groupies.

Beware of the Pleasures of Ginger

http://daffodil2010.hubpages.com/hub/Ginger-Benefits-and-Side-Effects

Each good thing has a "watch out for." Daffodil2010 writes about the ginger's side effects.

A dainty cup of freshly-brewed ginger tea.
A dainty cup of freshly-brewed ginger tea. | Source

Have A Drink of Ginger Tea To Soothe Your Throat

http://linda-bliss.hubpages.com/hub/How-to-make-Home-Made-Ginger-Tea-Two-Easy-Cold-busting-Ginger-Tea-Recipes-and-Health-Benefits-explained

Fine job of explaining ginger as a tonic drink. You could also boil water, then put in the peeled ginger slices and let it steep for hours or overnight.

Spritz lemon and sweeten with honey to cure a scratchy throat.

Cooking with Ginger

http://melissaraydavis.hubpages.com/hub/Sweet-Ginger-Broccoli-Stir-Fry-Recipe-Tofu-Chicken

Luscious photos. How could you resist when it flavors the food just so.

The Potent Ginger Oil

http://theresaann.hubpages.com/hub/uses-and-benefits-of-ginger-oil

A good resource for the expandable uses of ginger as oil.


Sweetly Gingered

I am a fan of Crystallized Ginger, so it's nice to be coached at how-to-do-this at home.

Story of G - The Realm of Ginger Sensuality

http://happyher.hubpages.com/hub/Increase_Sex_Drive_Ginger

Has it worked for you? Don't answer that! Just do.

A Pitbull Named Ginger

http://elisataylor.hubpages.com/hub/Ginger-The-Pit-Bull-Back-On-Death-Row

When one has suffered prejudiced and profiling....read Ginger, a pitbull long reviled by people who mishandled her breed. Inspiring story of caring for another species.

A conga line of the Rhizome Family: From top, Gingeroot, Galangal, Turmeric.
A conga line of the Rhizome Family: From top, Gingeroot, Galangal, Turmeric. | Source

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      Bob Zermop 5 years ago from California, USA

      Ha I love ginger! Voted interesting (would vote up but can't) for the helpful links.

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      Donna Brown 3 years ago from Alton, Missouri

      Ginger is one of my favorite herbs! I love making iced ginger tea in the summer. Better than ginger ale!

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