Also known as:
Kulanjan, Sugandha Vachi, Sangandam tittiram, Peddadumparashtram

Galangal is the dried rhyzome of the plant used as an herb. It belongs to the rhizome family and is also known as 'Saimese Ginger'.

Commonly used in:
Galangal is commonly used in Southeast Asian cuisine, especially Thai dishes like curries, stews, satays, soups and sauces.

Health Benefits:
Galangal contains anti-inflammatory properties and is used in the treatment of arthritis. It's a rich source of Iron, Sodium and Vitamins.