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Japanese Yuzu Citron and Salt Seasoning

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Japanese citron-infused "Yuzu-Shio" seasoning with a very rich umami content.

Use less salt by seasoning your meals with this combination of salt and finely ground yuzu zest. 

Great for cooking or with salads, sandwiches, soups or other meals.  Sprinkle a touch on your favorite ramen, or put a dab on your favorite tempura, chicken or fish.

Ingredients: Yuzu zest, salt
Net Weight: 25 grams
Product of Japan


The Japanese Wonder Citron


Yuzu is a Japanese citrus fruit (scientific name: Citrus junos) about the size of a tangerine. Think of it as kind of a small lemon with a subtly exotic aroma and a burst of flavor to match. Among things that are unmistakably Japanese, yuzu must be near the top.

It is difficult to describe what yuzu tastes and smells like. Words that come to mind are zesty, aromatic, subtle and coy.  Yuzu does not overwhelm. It complements with subtlety, much like the gentle sound of wind chimes tinkering in a lazy summer breeze.

In Japan, yuzu is everywhere.  It is used fresh, dried, ground, mixed with salt, pepper and other condiments for almost any dish.  It is sliced thin to garnish fish and meat dishes.  Yuzu is used to make jams, marmalades, lemonade-like drinks, and even ice cream.  The list goes on and on.

yuzu-bath.jpgJapanese love the essence of this wonderful fruit so much that they even float whole yuzus in their hot tubs for taking a long, refreshing “yuzu-yu” bath. Packed with essential oils, yuzu extract is used by leading cosmetics manufacturers for rejuvenating and replenishing the skin.

Yuzu trees are common in Japan, especially in the temperate southern and western regions.  Yuzu cultivation began in Japan in the 8th century.  Every summer, tiny white blossoms cover its branches, disguising the sharp thorns that can make picking yuzu in late autumn and winter a troublesome task. So, if you want to expand your experience of taste, smell and feel, give yuzu a try. You will not be disappointed!

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  1. Delicious

    Posted by Erica on 21st Apr 2017

    This tastes fantastic, a light citron flavor with the saltiness. Great for yuzu fans.

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