Exotic Fruits & Nuts
Features: Yuzus look like small bumpy oranges and range in color from yellow to mottled green and orange. The juice of the yellow yuzu is similarly tart like the lime but with a slightly floral, rose water backdrop. The Yuzu often provides the tartness in Japanese ponzu sauce. It’s aromatic zest is used to and flavor dishes.
Species: Citrus junos
Flavor Profile: Yuzu's flavor is tart, closely resembling that of the grapefruit, with overtones of the mandarin orange.
Purchasing Options: Sold by the pound, fresh