Ginger flakes are made with African fresh ginger roots. The roots are grated, dried under the sun, and hand-roasted with raw cane sugar.


It is then shipped directly from the Ivory Coast.


In September 2020,  SACO Ginger Flakes won the 3 Star Great Taste Award 2020. 


The Great Taste Award is the world's largest and most trusted food and drinks award.

In 2020, they have received a record-breaking 12,777 entries😲 from 106 different countries and only 1.6% of products achieved a 3-star award, which is the highest accolade in Great Taste 2020.

Having a premium African product like the SACO Ginger Flakes among that 1.6% is a massive achievement for us and we couldn't be prouder. 




Ginger is rich in gingerol, a powerful component rich in medicinal properties. For centuries, it has been considered one of the most effective anti-inflammatory and antioxidant that nature has to offer, which is why it is known as a superfood.


It is traditionally used to combat Indigestion, Nausea, Joint/Muscle Pain and Soreness.




Ginger flakes is such a versatile product. It is commonly used as a tea (hot or iced).


For a 200 ml cup, steep 1 teaspoon (6-8g) of natural ginger flakes in hot water for 5 - 9 minutes, depending on how mild or strong you want it, and serve in a mug with your favorite sweetener or just as it is. 


You can use a teapot with an infuser or a strainer to remove the ginger bits, or you can leave them in the cup and chew them while drinking the tea.


It can also be enjoyed:


• as a breath freshener

• in smoothies or detox juices as a natural flavouring

• sprinkled on your favourite muesli or granola for breakfast

• in baking


SACO Superfoods in Manchester offers the very best ginger flakes around.  It is 100% natural, ethically sourced, and 100% artisan.

It has no artificial flavor added, it is gluten-free and suitable for vegan.


In February 2017 it was approved by The Vegetarian Society and in 2018 it won Best Ginger product at the Ginger & Spice Festival.


You can order it here online, in our physical health shop in Salford, M7 2YJ, or from our local stockists, and be sure you’re getting some of the freshest African superfoods around!


For more information on our ginger flakes direct from the Ivory Coast, or any of the African Superfoods, feel free to get in touch and we will be happy to answer any questions you may have.


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  • Available in 60g, 600g or 1kg pouches.


    Ingredients: 100% natural African ginger root and raw cane sugar.


    Health Benefits: Rich source of vitamin C, gingerol and other anti-oxidants.

    Contributes to relieving indigestion, bloating, nausea, inflammations, menstrual pain.

    Suitable for Vegan and Gluten-Free 


    How to use: infuse 1/2 tsp. in 200 ml of hot water to make ginger tea.

    You can also nibble it as a snack, add in porridge or muesli or cook and bake with it. 


    Packaging: compostable pouches 


    Origins: Saco Superfoods sources their ginger flakes from small-scale producers in the Ivory Coast (West Africa) to bring you the best natural ingredients while uplifting the livelihood of rural communities.


    Store in a cool dry place







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294 Bury New Road,

Salford, M7 2YJ

United Kingdom

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