How to Pickle Ginger

Find out how to pickle ginger with Sarson's easy pickling recipe. Get inspired by our many mouth-watering recipes using vinegar.

Make this using Sarson’s Malt Pickling Vinegar.


  • 2 large ginger roots
  • 200ml malt vinegar
  • 70g granulated sugar

How to make it

  1. Use a vegetable peeler to remove the skin from the ginger then draw it down the whole length of the root to make long thin ribbons.
  2. In a saucepan gently heat the vinegar and sugar until the sugar has dissolved.
  3. Pack the ginger into a 300ml sterilised Kilner® Jar and pour in the vinegar until covered then put on the lid and refrigerate.
  4. Leave for a few days before eating then store in the fridge.

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