Entries Tagged as 'Lime'


December 9th, 2011 · No Comments · Citrus, cocktail

The Yuzu has been the darling of the high end culinary world for quite some time, so I’m not exactly sure why one hasn’t crossed my path before now. What I am sure of, is that I regret it. I should have gotten my hands on these years ago. For one thing, I’m working on […]

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10 Ways to Cook With a Lime

February 15th, 2010 · 9 Comments · Citrus, Lime, Maven, recipe

In my world, where I am regularly tasting fruit I’ve never seen before and may or may not know how to pronounce (I’m talking to you Carambola and Rambutan), sometimes I can get bored with the simple pleasures that are easy to access. Limes are one of those basic fruits that I tend to take […]

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Bearss Lime

February 15th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Citrus, Lime

If you are the kind of person who ends an insult war with “bounces off me and sticks to you…”, then this is the fruit for you!

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January 19th, 2010 · 4 Comments · Citrus, Kumquat, Lime

If you like to leap before you look, then this is the fruit for you! APPEARANCE Rating: Petite (diameter of a quarter); pale yellow skin and flesh with the slightest green tint; lots of seeds. AROMA Rating: Bright, fresh, lime. Nice and not overwhelming. TEXTURE Rating: Thin, giving but firm skin (edible), with soft, juicy […]

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Rangpur Lime

January 10th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Citrus, Lemon, Lime, mandarin

If your favorite part of Scooby Doo was when the villain would be unmasked to be the kooky neighbor lady, then this is the fruit for you! APPEARANCE Rating: Looks identical to a tangerine – inside and out. AROMA Rating: Strong, floral and perfumy lime fragrance. Almost as complicated as the Kaffir lime. TEXTURE Rating: […]

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Green Seedless Australian Fingerlime

December 31st, 2009 · 2 Comments · Citrus, Lime

If you are hoping for a little more from your new year’s eve festivities than just a loud countdown (believe me, you can get a similar thrill by just setting your microwave to 10 seconds and counting along until it beeps), then this australian fingerlime is the fruit for you! APPEARANCE Rating: Dark green and […]

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Calamansi Lime

November 10th, 2009 · 9 Comments · Citrus, Lime

If you’ve been looking to impress your boss (aka The Golf Pro) with a dual purpose golf ball/cocktail base, then this is the fruit for you! APPEARANCE Rating: Cute little orange skinned fruit slightly bigger than the diameter of a quarter with bright orange flesh. AROMA Rating: Gorgeous and very aromatic, complicated citrus fragrance. TEXTURE […]

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Kaffir Lime

October 31st, 2009 · 2 Comments · Lime

If you have been searching for toad warts to add to your witch’s brew, then this is the fruit for you! APPEARANCE Rating: Knobby, warty, bumpy thick green skin with bright green flesh AROMA Rating: As I cut it, the powerful, floral lime scent just attacked me and the entire room. Completely intoxicating! TEXTURE Rating: […]

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