Using Wasabi

If you are blessed to be in an area where there are ethnic foods, wasabi is a good Japanese horseradish to buy.

  • It usually is sold on the top shelf in groceries because it comes in a little green box. You want to buy the kind in a tube. It is the best.

  • It works in small amounts. Add it to mayo for an extra zip. I wouldn't add more than 1/4 tsp to a tablespoon of mayo.

  • Leave off the lid under a glass jar with meat and it will keep the meat from spoiling. It is very high in vitamin C and scientists in Japan think wasabi might be good on surface skin infections.

  • But it works great on sinus problems also. It will hurt like the dickens, but it will open up your sinuses immediately. The pain goes straight to your head for 2-3 seconds but you will be able to breathe through your nose!

  • The Yellow Japanese Mustard called Karashi will work in a similar way, but it isn't as strong.

Anonymous Flag
November 4, 20080 found this helpful

Good ideas :-) You can find powdered Wasabi in almost every regular grocery store nowdays and it doesn't go bad as quickly as the paste :-) It's also less expensive than the paste and tastes just as good once mixed with any liquid :-)

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
November 5, 20080 found this helpful

Thanks, I really like wasabi. The heat wave you get from it is over so much faster than with chili-pepper products. So many things go well with it, even broiled fruit, and I like to mix it into a tablespoon of salad dressing (not the mayo knockoff) to wake up a salad. Yum!

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Health & Beauty Home RemediesNovember 4, 2008
Bleach Bottle on White Background
Crafts Using Bleach Bottles
Pressure Cooker on White Background
Using A Pressure Cooker
wasabi horseradish and paste
Recipes Using Wasabi
Halloween Ideas!
Ask a Question
Share a Post
You are viewing the desktop version of this page: View Mobile Site
© 1997-2016 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on October 19, 2016 at 10:52:03 PM on in 2 seconds. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
Loading Something Awesome!