Crystallized ginger can be enjoyed as a snack/candy. Dice crystallized ginger to add to desserts and entree recipes. Ginger is also wonderful in tea and hot milk. Powdered ginger is great in Indian Dried Ginger can be grated or diced in order to add to dish. Add the dried ginger to a coffee grinder and add to dish. Or, add a portion of the ginger to a soup or sauce for flavor then remove before serving.spice blends, Chinese stir fry, marinades, pickles, Japanese rice dishes, mulled wine and vegetable stews. Crystallized ginger has been cooked in a sugar syrup and coated with coarse sugar.Contains Sulfites.