Browsing Tag

Lime

  • Turkey Salad With Fried Shallots and Herbs

    This recipe is adapted from Naomi Duguid’s chicken salad in “Burma: Rivers of Flavor.” It incorporates shallots two ways, raw and fried, as well as the deeply savory oil used to fry them. Bright…

  • Cucumber and Tonic

    An evolution of soda water with bitters, think of this as a virgin gin and tonic. Vegetal cucumber and herby mint replace the botanicals in the gin. If tonic water is too bitter for…

  • Grilled Corn With Cheese, Lime and Chile (Elote)

    Whole ears of corn are a classic street food in Mexico, where they are either grilled or boiled, then often dressed with some combination of lime, chile, mayonnaise and grated cheese. This grilled version…

  • Smoky Lime-Chile Dipping Sauce

    This spicy dipping sauce is particularly good with fish, shrimp or chicken. You’ll need a medium-hot charcoal fire to make it. Either start cooking when the main dish comes off the fire or, if…

  • Basic Yogurt Sauce

    Serve this yogurt with basmati rice, quinoa, or couscous. Use to garnish lamb, chicken or fish kebabs. Spoon a dollop into pureed soups and shellbeans just before serving. Or thin with a little water…

  • Key Lime and Meyer Lemon Swirl Pie

    Key lime pie is incredibly simple to make. The only thing it requires is the patience to squeeze 2 dozen tiny key limes by hand (or access to good quality fresh key lime juice).…

  • Ecuadorian Canelazo

    Naranjilla, which I mistakenly described as a clementine in my first mention of it, and as a sour orange in my second mention of it, is actually a herbaceous nightshade shrub – not a…

  • Captain’s Lime Shandy

    A classic shandy is typically a mixture of light beer and sparkling lemonade, but we upped the potency with a shot of Captain Morgan White Rum, and played off the tropical, lime-y flavors in…

  • Black Bean Soup with Roasted Poblanos

    I made this simple black bean soup the other night to eat while snuggled up in front of a movie. I’m thinking ahead to my annual winter cleanse and testing out new recipes to…

  • Strawberry Lime Agua Fresca

    I’ve made Strawberry Lime Agua Frescas, They’re very good, red all the way through and sun-sweet. This agua fresca is not too sweet and extremely refreshing – the perfect thirst quencher. Of course, if…