What Goes Well with Ginger?

List of ingredients that go well with ginger

What Goes Well with Ginger?

Fruit and Vegetables
Apricot, asparagus, blood orange, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, carrot, cauliflower, corn, garlic, grape, grapefruit, green bean, guava, honeydew, jackfruit, kiwi, lemongrass, lychee, nectarine, papaya, parsnip, peach, persimmon, pineapple, pomegranate, pomelo, pumpkin, rambutan, raspberry, rhubarb, spinach, sugar snap peas, sweet potato, turnip, watercress.

Herbs, Nuts and Spices
Almond, basil, bergamot, cardamom, cashew, cinnamon, coriander, cumin, macadamia, parsley, pecan, pistachio, turmeric.

Protein and Other
Beef, chicken, crab, curry, fish, miso, pork, prawn, sesame, soybean, squid, tea.

List of ingredients that go well with ginger

Salad and Side Dish Recipes with Ginger

Thai Pomelo Salad with Roast Duck

Fresh Thai herbs and aromatics balanced with roast duck, pomelo and cucumber to create a zesty salad with punchy umami flavours. A no cook salad that only requires cutting and tearing, our Thai pomelo salad is deliciously robust.

Thai Pomelo Salad with Roast Duck in a white bowl

Purple Kale Salad with Rainbow Chard and Grapes

Yes, we still eat kale and yes, it is delicious! This purple kale salad mixed through with the umami flavours of the miso mayonnaise dressing will convert the haters. Not only does it taste good but the vibrant colours make for a stunning looking salad!

Purple Kale Salad with Rainbow Chard in a grey plate with a gold salad serving spoon and white napkin

Wombok Salad Recipe with Red Cabbage and Apple

Super fresh Asian wombok salad packed with crunch and spicy tang. One of our favourite potluck or BBQ side dish, we adore the combination of wombok with red cabbage, apple, fresh herbs and homemade fried crispy noodles. A crowd pleaser for sure.

Wombok Salad Recipe with Red Cabbage and Apple on a blue plate

More Ingredient Pairing Ideas

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  1. Everything goes well with ginger, yum!! Zingy and so tangy. Love all of the points discussed here!

  2. Ginger sounds medicinal. Good for health reasons. I use it quite often. Makes flavorful dishes too.

  3. Ginger is such an awesome ingredient! I love using it whenever I can! Adds such great flavor to dishes!

  4. Great post since I love ginger a lot. I am never without frozen ginger. It’s good to have some more recipes to use it in.

  5. I love the idea of sauteing it with kale, I’ve never thought of adding ginger to greens. It sounds delicious.

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