Limes x4

Limes x4

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£2.95

Limes are a little sweeter than lemons and used mainly in savoury rather than sweet cooking. Smaller than their yellow cousins, they are very commonly found in Mexican and Thai dishes.

Quick Overview

Limes are a little sweeter than lemons and used mainly in savoury rather than sweet cooking. Smaller than their yellow cousins, they are very commonly found in Mexican and Thai dishes.

Cooking

An essential ingredient in Mexican, Latin American, Carribean and South-East Asian cooking.

Freshly squeezed lime juice can add a zing to summer punches, fruit juice and the classic margarita cocktail.

Storage

Limes can be kept in a cool room or the fridge for at least a week.

Season

Our limes are grown year-round in the Dominican Republic.

Did you know?

Limes are a good soure of vitamin C. When used in aromatherapy, lime oil is believed to have cheering and restorative properties, refreshing a tired mind.

Country of origin

Grown in South Africa.

Class

Our limes are sold as class 2. This means that they might not look cosmetically perfect, but they are grown for the very best flavour. (We have to tell you this to satisfy some EU rules).