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Ground Black Lime (1.7 oz)

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    Burlap & Barrel's Ground Black Lime is grown on a family farm in Guatemala, where ripe limes are dried in the sun until they oxidize, turning black and savory. A versatile ingredient common in Persian cooking, they have a savory, tart flavor that's great on roasted meat or vegetables, in stews and anywhere you'd use lime juice. It's also a good alternative to makrut / kaffir lime in southeast Asian dishes. 

    The New York Times writes: "This is sour upon sour, a quick barb of citrus, and then the musk of fermentation beneath."

    • Origin: Alta Verapaz, Guatemala
    • Aliases: limu omani, Persian lime, Omani lime
    • Process: Sun-dried, then ground
    • Ingredients: 100% sun-dried Persian lime (Citrus latifolia), ground
    • Tasting notes: Bright Citrus • Garden Herbs • Tanned Leather
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