How to Zest a Lemon 4 Ways


How to Zest a Lemon 4 Ways

If you've ever wondered how to zest a lemon, wonder no more. This easy video tutorial will teach you everything you ever wanted to know about How to Zest a Lemon 4 Ways. Whether you need to add zest to a dessert or dinner recipe, or garnish a cake or cocktail, this easy video will show you 4 different tools and techniques for gathering the best lemon zest you can imagine. Give your dishes a fresh and zesty burst of flavor that will wow every time. Once you have the proper tools, zesting a lemon, orange, lime or any other citrus fruit is such a breeze.

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This is so helpful! I love the taste of lemons in desserts and savory dishes, but I just hate zesting lemons. I'll have to try out these other methods!

This is a really informative tutorial. I personally find that the grater or the zester are the best methods. I have tried using a knife and a vegetable peeler in the past, but I had problems with getting too deep into the pith (where the peel turns white) and then having to trim it off because it's bitter. I also find that it's easier to incorporate the finer grated zest into recipes (unless you want larger ribbons for candying.)

This is a great video! Very informative. I don't use lemon zest that often, but these are all good skills to know for the kitchen.


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