PACITAN. Saturday (6/4) As-Salam Spice Farmers group or can be called Kube Assalam (Joint Bussiness Group) assisted by Rumah Zakat Bandar Empowered Village, Pacitan released new product. This new product, called ” As Salam Herbaldrink- jahe emprit siap celup”, even though it has just received an order, the order came from UGM lecturers and 60 ginger dips sent by expedition.
Not stopping innovating, Kube Assalam is now trying to process new products, namely instant ginger and instant turmeric, before being marketed, first try out conducted and accompanied by Eny Purwanti, the empowered Village facilitator and presenting Yati from Kledung Village, to transmit knowledge in processing turmeric and ginger into instant powder.
Based on the explanation from Yati, the process of making instant ginger and turmeric are ginger and turmeric washed and then weighed. After that, ground it until soft, and the juice is taken. The next process is to roast the turmeric juice and ginger juice along with the best sugar until it becomes instant powder. In roasting requires patience so that the dough does not clot or burn.
“Everything must be done traditionally so that the quality of the materials, products and processes is maintained,” said Bu Yati.
The members of Kube were also very enthusiastic about this activity, they hoped this new product could sell well in the market
“God willing, we are ready to accept orders for production … Please help with the marketing, hehe …” said one of the Kube members optimistically.
Eriek Mustaqim / Lailatul Istikhomah