Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Sweet Lemon: Citrus Limetta

Sweet Lemons are a variety of citrus that look like round yellow balls. They are known as 'sweet lemons' or 'sweet limes' or 'sweet limetta' and originate in South east Asia and are grown in the Mediterranean.
While they look like lemons, they taste more subtle like a grapefruit. They are used primarily as a juice. It is high in vitamin C and is sometimes used to treat the common cold.

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