June 8, 2005

Thai dinner: Interesting knobbly citrus

Posted by clotilde at 5:00 PM

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oops, these are kaffir limes. (their dark green leaves are) much more lemony than lemon grass and delicious in thai curries and soups, mostly combined with coconut milk.

Posted by birx on June 9, 2005 1:10 AM

more info here: http://www.fourwindsgrowers.com/lore/kaffir_lime.html

Posted by birx on June 9, 2005 1:13 AM

i don't find the leaves to be terribly lemony, but uniquely fragrant. they are unbelievably delicious in cocktails, vinaigrette, steamed mussels, etc.

Posted by francine on November 20, 2010 10:16 PM

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