LOHAS Ginger Brown Sugar Cube uses specially selected south ginger for Taiwan.lt blends the fragrance of charcoal and brown sugar "South Ginger" i different from regular ginger, it is grown in low sunshine, and high elevation area. It has stronger ginger taste This product has both the sweetness from cane sugar and spiciness from ginger. It is ready to eat. You may also steep it in hot water to make Ginger Tea. It brings you all the the warmth you need and takes your chilliness away.