Lime Peel, Granulated
Granulated Lime Peel is the grated, dried zest of the lime, perfect for storing and easy use in the kitchen. The zest of limes and other citrus fruit is often added to accentuate other flavours of food and beverages, as the fruits' peels contain a high concentration of essential oils. The acidic and floral essence of citrus fruits such as limes contrasts with and amplifies rich or spicy ingredients. Culinary use of limes is especially popular in Latin American and Asian cuisines, where the fruit's sourness is used to balance out sweet, salty, savory or spicy flavours. Use in marinades or rubs for bright, citrus flavour, Whisk into vinaigrettes or creamy dressings Sprinkle onto rice or fish to brighten flavor, Add to baked goods to infuse lime flavor without adding moisture.