An essential chai ingredient, ginger is a member from the Zingiberaceae family which also contains turmeric (Curcuma sp.) and cardamom (Amomum sp. and Elettaria sp.). It is mentioned in the ancient Sanskrit text of India, the Mahabharata, and is made into tea for flatulence, indigestion, or circulatory trouble (because of its heating properties).
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