Alpinia Galangal

Appears in

New Wave Asian: A Guide to the Southeast Asian Food Revolution

New Wave Asian

By Sri Owen

Published 2002

This pinkish-white rhizome ❷ can be bought fresh in most Thai food shops in big cities and can be frozen. It is a real Asian flavour and although it has a somewhat gingery aroma, it is less hot than ginger and more sour.