Limes are round with a thin peel and a green or yellowish hue.
The pulp of fruit is translucent and the flavour acidic. They have similar culinary and medicinal uses.
Limes have a high content of vitamin C, calcium and mineral salts, and are richer than lemons in phosphorus and potassium.
Aromatic / tea / juices / alcoholic drinks: cocktails/caipirinha/mojito/Cuba Livre / ice-cream / jams and jellies.
Deodorant / mouth-wash / soap / perfume / body lotion / hydrating cream.
Antiacid / antibacterial / renal infection treatment / boost to immune system / hemorrhoid treatment / gum strengthener / calmative / detoxifier / diuretic / scar-healing.
Pepe Aromas aims to create a 1-ha organic lime grove in 2018 with a view to initially meeting local demand and later expanding production to serve markets further afield both at home and abroad.
We sell 24-unit packs of limes. Vailability of fruit: coming soon.