Lemon Myrtle (Backhousia citriodora)
$9.00 – $18.00
Lemon myrtle, (Backhousia citriodora) is a flowering plant, native to Australia.
As the names say, it is heavily aromatic and has a characteristic citrus taste. It contains about 90-98% of citral (the chemical that gives lemons their lemony flavour).
Lemon myrtle is used in food to enhance flavour and aroma.
It has a lovely lemony and herby flavour that will pair perfectly with any of your favourite seafood dishes. It’s great with chicken and pork.
Also, think about enhancing the flavour of your fruit or sweet dishes. Top tip: mix a pinch or two into your lemon tart pastry!
IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to quarantine restrictions this product cannot be sent to WA.