Get Your Citrus Fix — How to Choose Juicy Lemons and Limes (Video)

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Get Your Citrus Fix -- How to Choose Juicy Lemons and Limes (Video)

Looking for the juiciest, ripest lemons and limes? To choose good citrus fruits, hold them in your hand. They should feel heavy for their size. Look for brightness in color, without any discolorations or spots. For the juiciest ones, go for medium to large fruits.

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Laura Jeffers, MEd, RD, LD

Laura Jeffers, MEd, RD, LD, is a registered dietitian and Outpatient Nutrition Manager in the Center for Human Nutrition.
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