Using Finger Limes2019-02-13T15:41:28+10:00

Finger limes are versatile

It is not just a case of substituting finger limes for other types of limes. The uses are endless – from savoury to sweet, simple to exotic. From a featured and colourful garnish to an ingredient in preserves and sauces. From a spread base for a quick sandwich to an unusual chef-designed signature dish. From jellies to refreshing drinks. We have tried many different uses and have been given many ideas by friends, and we intend to keep adding recipes and ideas as they come to hand. For example, Harry and Chris make the important point that “the pearls tend not to flavour the whole dish as lime juice will, for they only release their flavour when you bite into one. You may still need to use a little lime juice for general flavour, but the pearls will give you that element of surprise with every mouthful.”

Joy’s Summery Flummery

Joy’s Mango-Finger lime Summery Flummery was a hit last Christmas. The recipe is very easy: You need 1 tbsp gelatine; 110 g castor sugar; 2 tbsp plain flour; 180 ml water; 2 tbsp lemon juice; 2 large mangoes pureed to [...]

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