Oops! It appears that you have disabled your Javascript. In order for you to see this page as it is meant to appear, we ask that you please re-enable your Javascript!

Ingredient


Go

Black Lime

This unique ingredient is a Lime that has been dried with all of the water content removed. Black limes can be used ground, sliced, or whole as a spice or steeped to add flavor. Black limes are a unique ingredient with a acidic-smoky-sour-citrus flavor and similar substitutes would be Preserved Lemon and regular Lime.

Alternative Names

Dried Lime

Categories

Prepared Ingredient, Seasoning/ Flavoring, Spice

Origin

Middle East

Flavor

Acidic, Bitter-Slightly, Citrus, Earthy, Smoky, Sour, Strong

Texture

Dry, Firm

Prep Methods

Cut/Slice, Grind, Mash/Purée, Soak/Steep

Cooking Method

Braise

Uses

see categorized dishes

Seasonal Availability

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • In Season
  • Coming/Limited Season
  • Going Out of Season
  • Not In Season

Newsletter

Get ingredient trends delivered to your inbox