Shade Dried Limes

Order within the next    for delivery on Friday 26th July
  • Delivers sharpness and fragrance to rice dishes, marinades, meat and fish rubs, stocks and stews
  • Pierce or crack open before adding them to a rice dish or tagine so that the hot liquids penetrate deep into the fruit and bring out the flavour
  • Steep half a lime with honey in boiling water for a caffeine free drink
  • Ground dried lime is great in a quinoa salad


Like fresh limes, just without the juice. Shade dried limes, also known as dried white limes or dried Persian limes, infuse sauces with complex citrus flavours and subtle fermented notes.

Shade dried limes are made from ripe, green limes, left to dry in the sun until their skin to turns hard and they develop delicate, fermented notes. The drying period is not as long as with black limes, so they remain a lighter shade and are able take on the colour of the food they are cooked in.

Other names for dried white limes include limoo amani and noomi basra.

    Nutritional Information Per 100g

  • Energy: 125KJ/ 30Kcal

  • Total fat: 0.2g
  • Saturated fat: 0g
  • Carbohydrate: 0g
  • Sugar: 1.7g
  • Dietery fibre: 2.8g
  • Protein: 0.7g
  • Salt: 0.00g

Ingredients & Allergens

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Shade dried limes

Delivery information

We offer FREE delivery throughout the UK mainland on orders of £75+.

We deliver nationwide within the UK mainland (excludes Jersey, Scottish Highlands & Islands) every Tuesday and Friday via our trusted delivery partner DPD. You will receive an email/text from DPD with an ETA for your delivery. 

Specialist Woolcool packaging is used to ensure your delivery remains cool and arrives in perfect condition.

Order cut-off is Monday at midnight for Friday delivery and Friday at midnight for Tuesday delivery.

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