Ginger Root - 1 oz (28 g)
Ginger Root is one of those love or hate spices with homebrewers divided over it.
Some people love the sharp, spicy ginger flavour and love experimenting with it, while others hate the stuff and swear that they will never add an ounce of ginger to their beer. And that’s definitely a sign that Ginger Root is a very potent spice with a distinct and unique flavour to it.
If you’ve ever had ginger ale and loved it, you should definitely think about brewing a beer with Ginger Root because it’s a great way to add an interesting and spicy twist to just any beer style.
|Usage:||This package contains 1 ounce (28 grams) of dried Ginger Root, which should be sufficient for brewing several standard 5 gallon batches with a mild ginger character, or a single batch with a strong spicy kick.
Most commonly used in Holiday or Specialty beers, Ginger Root is a very versatile spice that can work wonders in just any beer style, given that you enjoy the flavour in the first place.
It can add a certain hotness and distinct spiciness to a beer, so keep that in mind when drafting up a recipe.