Make Your Own Homemade Preserved Lemons


| 2/17/2016 8:52:00 AM


Tags: food preservation, lemons, citrus, recipes, Morocco, international cuisine, Texas, Wendy Akin,

 

It is quick, easy and economical to make your own preserved lemons, and they will be far better than what you can find in exotic groceries — and you’ll save so much money. You can expect to pay $10 or more for a pint jar of preserved lemons, but you can make your own for only about $3 per pint and a few minutes of your time.

Now, while lemons are pretty and priced right in the stores, buy in a nice supply to have for future meals. If you find organic lemons, get those; if not, give them a good scrub.

Homemade Preserved Lemons Recipe

Ingredients:

For each pint:

• About 6-8 small lemons
• About 1/2-cup canning and pickling salt




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