Lemons & Limes

Our trees made it through the winter and this is our first small crop 🙂

Mar. 2015 002

Who knew that limes turn yellow when they’re ripe? I thought something was wrong …Mar. 2015 006

It turned out this is a trait of the Bearss Lime and  it was just time to pick them 🙂

The lemons are very small but considering the tress are still immature  they are quite nice!

I love having organic Lemons & Limes and utilizing all of it including the peels for their amazing flavors. They are great  for candied peel , here’s the link for that info if you’re interested…

http://wp.me/p2Oyh2-gz

There are many more ways to preserve them, check out this article from a blog I follow, I’m definitely going to try these …

http://www.nwedible.com/ways-to-use-lemon-peel/

 

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