Black Lime

All About Loomi | Health Benefits of Loomi or Sun Dried Lime or Black Lime (Citrus aurantifolia)

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What is Black Lime? Black lime is the English name for Loomi or Noomi Basra. It is also called Dried Lime, Sun Dried Lime. Black lime or Noomi Basra are used to add a sour flavour to dishes. They are made with Persian limes through a process known as souring. They resemble dented & discarded ping pong balls that have been marinated in mud. To make them fresh lime are first cooked in saltwater (brine) and then dried in the sun till they are rock hard. The final product is a shrunken, dehydrated lime which varies in colour from brown to very dark brown.

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