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Preserved Lemom

I am cooking a dinner that calls for 1 oz of finely chopped preserved lemon. I bought them at a local market but do not know what part to use. THe whole lemon? The rind?? The recipe does not tell me.

asked by wwitbeck about 3 years ago

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cookbookchick
added about 3 years ago

The rind.

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OnionThief
added about 3 years ago

if you take a spoon and, starting at an edge, gently scrape the inside of the lemon, the flesh and the white membrane should separate easily and leave you with just a soft semi-translucent rind.

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Susan W
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added about 3 years ago

I almost always use the pulp and the rind for extra lemon flavor. Just rinse well first.

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