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TIP OF THE WEEK - True Citrus

These are some of the coolest flavorings to stock in your pantry or spice rack! Basically crystallized citrus in lemon, lime and orange. Also includes ascorbic acid (vitamin C). Sold in boxes of 32 packets. Find in Stop & Shop and Walmart near sugar substitutes (Spenda) OR in Big-Y near lemonade drink mixes.

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True Lemon

Uses:
• on broccoli & asparagus
• in hollandaise sauce

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True Lime

Uses:
guacamole

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True Orange

Uses:
Swedish limpa
cranberry-orange scones

 

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True Citrus
Real citrus in crystallized form, available in lemon, lime, and orange. Substitute for zest or extract.