Finger Lime or Lemon Caviar (Microcitrus Australasica)

DESCRIPTION

A citrus with Australian origins, it is called “Australian finger” because it produces long fruits with a thin greenish peel.

USES AND FUN FACTS

This is a shrub with leaves smaller than any other citrus tree, but very sweet-scented. Its fruits taste like lemon with a scent of grapefruit. Their pulp is made of little pearls that resemble caviar, which are very useful when cooking, especially with fish-based dishes.

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