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Kaffir Lime Leaves
Inventory, lb : 10.51
This item was last sold on : 10/16/17
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The leaves of the kaffir lime tree are two-toned and with a dual textural finish as well. The upper side of the leaves are a glossy deep green while the underside of the leaves are a matte green. The leaves grow in pairs from stem to stem. Sizes can vary from leaf to leaf, though they each have a teaspoon shape with pointed ends that can also be sharp, certainly a natural defense mechanism. The fragrance and essence of the kaffir lime leaf is incomparable. It has an abundant sweet citrus bouquet that lingers to the nose and the touch. Mature darker green leaves are preferred for use over the younger, less aromatic leaves.
Kaffir Lime Leaves are available year-round.
The kaffir lime tree is a tropical citrus valued for its fragrant leaves and its fruit's peel. The kaffir lime tree has other common names, including kieffer lime, Thai makrut and limau puru. The leaves are known as bai magrood.
Kaffir lime leaves are widely used in Thai (dishes such as tom yum) and Laotian cuisine (for the base paste "Krueng"). The sturdy leaves are never eaten whole, but rather steeped and later removed, or sliced very thinly. Their mildly herbal citrus flavor can be used to infuse desserts such as custard and ice cream. The leaves can be used fresh or dried, and can be stored frozen to extend their shelf life.
Kaffir limes are an indispensible ingredient in the Thai kitchen. Simply referencing the use of citrus leaves essentially means kaffir lime leaves. Kaffir plants are so common that the majority of rural households have their own kaffir lime trees.
The kaffir lime tree is native to landlocked Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and other parts of south Asia. The trees thrive in warm, humid climates and like other citrus varieties are extremely sensitive to cold and frost. The tree bears fruit in the winter months and flowers throughout the spring and summer.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|Leroy's Bar||Coronado CA||619-522-6890|
|Prepkitchen Little Italy||San Diego CA||619-247-0394|
|Collaboration Kitchen||San Diego CA||619-297-9797|
|Snake Oil Cocktail Company LLC||San Diego CA||858-754-9173|
|Caramel Collective||San Diego CA||206-595-5504|
|Nom Nom Bento||San Diego CA||619-417-2587|
|Union Kitchen & Tap (Encinitas)||Encinitas CA||760-230-2337|
|Duke's La Jolla||La Jolla CA||858-454-1999|
|Smoothie Rider||San Diego CA||858-208-0774|
|Et Voilà! French Bistro||San Diego CA||619-209-7759|
|Half Door Brewing||San Diego CA||619-232-9845|
|Bishop School||San Diego CA||858-459-4021 x212|
|Saint Mark Golf and Resort, LLC||San Marcos CA||858-273-8440|
|Paradise Point Resort Tidal||San Diego CA||858-490-6363|
|Dolce at the Highlands||San Diego CA||858-847-2740|
|Dija Mara||Oceanside CA||760-231-5376|
|Miho Gastrotruck||San Diego CA||619-867-4295|
|Distribuidora Larcarr||San Diego CA||619-295-3173|
|The Bellows||San Marcos CA||619-395-6325|
|Saffron Thai LLC||San Diego CA||619-574-7737|
|Stone Brewing-Liberty Station||San Diego CA||619-269-2100|
|Prepkitchen Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-792-7737|
|The Lion Share||San Diego CA||619-564-6924|
|Addison Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-350-7600|
|The Hake (Bar)||La Jolla CA||619-994-7832|
|Nomad Donuts||San Diego CA||619-431-5000|
|Toast Catering||san diego CA||858-208-9422|
|Lucky Bolt||Mira Mesa CA||917-969-9500|
|Solace & the Moonlight Lounge||Encinitas CA||760-753-2433|
|Marriott Marina Kitchen||San Diego CA||619-234-1500 x6113|
|Pacifica Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-792-0505|
|Hotel La Jolla & CUSP||La Jolla CA||858-459-0261|
|Barbusa||San Diego CA||619-297-6333|
|La Costa Resort & Spa Main Kitchen||Carlsbad CA||760-930-7063|
|Kettner Exchange||San Diego CA||312-415-5455|
|The Joint||San Diego CA||619-222-8272|
|Jake's Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-755-2002|
|Real Food & Spirits||Solana Beach CA||858-793-7325|
|Chef Drew Mc Partlin||San Diego CA||619-990-9201|
|Solterra Winery + Kitchen||Encinitas CA||760-230-2970|
|West Steak and Seafood||Carlsbad CA||760-930-9100|
|Del Mar Country Club||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-759-5500 x207|
|Bali Hai Restaurant||San Diego CA||619-222-1181|
|You & Yours Distilling Co.||San Diego CA||214-693-6619|
|Under Belly-Uptown||San Diego CA||619-269-4626|
|B Bar - Vista||Vista CA||619-419-8019|
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