Citrus x limon is a member of the Rutaceae family. Familiar to many, lemon peel brings characteristic bright, citrus notes to beverages and foods. Use in baking recipes that call for lemon rind. And it makes an uplifting addition to herbal tea blends and formulas. Dried lemon peel yields flavor and aroma to vinegars. and can be used in potpourri for pleasant aromatic air.
It can also be added to skin care products and used in potpourri for pleasant aromatic air. Dried lemon peel concentrates the citrus flavor so that a small amount of peel creates a lot of zest.
Best reconstituted before use.Shelf-stable, so it keeps a long time. Also, keep in mind that because it is dried, the flavor is very concentrated.
Cut and Sifted. Store dried lemon peel in an airtight container in a cool, dry place.