Pickled Ginger

In no way operate out of pickled ginger with your sushi all over again! Whip up this super easy Pickled Ginger and preserve it on hand in the fridge in situation of crisis.


I am the person who is constantly asking for additional pickled ginger with my sushi get (at minimum when I try to remember, which I normally do not). I really are not able to get enough of it! It was about time I start off earning it myself to retain on hand at house, and am I at any time content I did.

I have pickled onions, beets, cucumbers, carrots and asparagus, but by no means ginger! This was a very little experiment that turned out beautifully (phew!). To be sincere it is also so exceptionally easy…

What is Pickled Ginger

Pickled ginger is served with sushi the ginger’s spicy, sweet and acidic flavour cleanses the palate in amongst ingesting distinct sorts of sushi, making it possible for you to appreciate the flavor of every piece as if it was your 1st bite. It is made from thinly sliced ginger root that has been marinated in a solution of sugar and vinegar.

How to Pickle Ginger
Prep your elements
Use a mandolin to slice your ginger excess slender (please check out your fingers!)
Provide the vinegar, sugar and salt combination to a simmer on the stove
Pour over your ginger crammed jars
Refrigerate for 2 several hours +! The longer the time in the fridge, the milder and sweeter the ginger gets to be

Some instruments you could want:

Chefs knife
Broad mouth canning jars (I appreciate Weck Jars!)
Strategies to use Pickled Ginger

Aside from with sushi, pickled ginger has quite a few works by using (identical to how you could use fresh new ginger slices!). Chop it up finely to increase into a stirfry or Asian dish, pour the brine into sauces or salad dressings, stir some slices into cocktails (no ginger beer for your Moscow mule? No dilemma!).

I adore this ginger on leading of my Tuna Poke Bowls, along with the Tuna Stacks, and with the Crispy Rice with Sweet and Spicy Shrimp.

Want extra pickling recipes? Check out my well known Speedy Pickled Pink Onions!

xo Tori

Pickled Ginger
Pickled Ginger

Never ever go with out ginger with your sushi all over again! Whip up this tremendous uncomplicated Pickled Ginger and keep it on hand in the fridge.

1 lb ginger root, peeled
1 cup rice wine vinegar
3/4 cup sugar
1 teaspoon salt

Applying a mandolin, thinly slide the ginger. Divid the sliced ginger evenly among your sterilized jars.

In a modest saucepan, mix the rice wine vinegar, sugar and salt. Provide to a simmer about medium heat, whisking till the sugar has dissolved.

Thoroughly pour the warm liquid into each ginger-loaded jar, evenly dividing and masking the ginger. Go over and refrigerate for at least 2 hrs. It will get milder the extended it sits! Store for up to 1 month in the fridge.