Get Your Citrus Fix — How to Choose Juicy Lemons and Limes
Looking for the juiciest, ripest lemons and limes? Find tips to choosing the best ones from the grocery store or farmer’s market.
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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Watch as dietitian Laura Jeffers, MEd, RD, LD demonstrates.