Dried Cretan Lemon Peel


Carefully harvested and dried to preserve its natural aroma and flavor, Botano's Cretan Lemon Peel is a versatile ingredient that adds a burst of citrusy goodness to your culinary creations.

A Taste of Cretan Sunshine: Renowned for its fertile soil and abundant sunshine, Crete is home to some of the finest citrus fruits in the world. Bursting with the tangy-sweet flavor and invigorating aroma that characterize the region's prized lemons.

Versatile Culinary Uses: Botano's Cretan Lemon Peel lends itself to a variety of culinary applications, enhancing both sweet and savory dishes with its bright and refreshing flavor:

  • Baking: Add a twist to your cakes, muffins, and cookies by incorporating Cretan Lemon Peel into the batter.
  • Cooking: Infuse soups, stews, and sauces with a hint of citrusy freshness for a burst of flavor.
  • Tea Blends: Brew into herbal teas or mix with other herbs and spices for a soothing and aromatic beverage.
  • Infusions: Create homemade liqueurs, syrups, and vinegars infused with the essence of Cretan lemons for a touch of Mediterranean elegance.

Health and Wellness Benefits: Beyond its culinary uses, Cretan Lemon Peel offers potential health benefits:

  • Rich in Vitamin C: Boost your immune system and promote overall health with the vitamin C content of Cretan Lemon Peel.
  • Antioxidant Properties: The peel contains antioxidants that may help protect against oxidative stress and support cellular health.

How to Use: Simply rehydrate Botano's Cretan Lemon Peel by soaking it in warm water for a few minutes before use, or grind it into a fine powder for a more intense flavor. Experiment with different recipes and let your culinary creativity shine with the essence of Cretan lemons.

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