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Lime

  • Matcha Lime Bars

    To this day, the recipe for the gluten free Lemon Bars with Pistachio Crust from our book gets brought up most often by my family and friends. During the beginning stages of work on the book, Paloma liked to…

  • 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…