Quick & Easy

Pickled ginger

If, like us, you fell in love with pickled ginger with your sushi, now you can make your own and serve it with all of your favourite Japanese dishes.
200 Gram

Pickled ginger is a great condiment to have on hand, it’s fabulous with sushi but also delicious on beef stir-fry and rice. Shiso leaves can be added to this recipe to intensify colour and flavour.

Store pickled ginger in the refrigerator. Ginger will turn pink once the vinegar mixture is added. Young ginger is available from Asian grocers. It is easier to find during the summer months.

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1.Peel skin from ginger. Using a sharp vegetable peeler, peel into thin strips.
2.Place sugar, vinegar and water in a small saucepan. Bring to the boil. Remove from heat.
3.Place ginger into a sterilised jar. Pour hot liquid over ginger and seal. Allow to stand for 2-3 weeks before using.

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