Lemons are used for everything. Like what? You know to put in your Corona, use on any type of fish dish, make delicious lemonade in the summer time, lemon squares, lemon bars, and a personal favorite lemon-filled doughnuts. Let’ s not forget using lemon zest to flavor any pasta or rice dish you can think of. Lemons are a good source of vitamins to boot. But here is a little secret that you need to know about lemons. You need to freeze your lemons to ensure that they stay healthy and provide you with all of it’s health benefits.
Further Proof Why You Should Freeze Your Lemons To Keep Them Fresh
Lemon peels contain 5 to 10 times more vitamins than vitamin juice alone.
So, it behooves you to use lemon zest when the opportunity arises.
Even though the health benefits of lemons rest in the peel, don’t forget that the juice is still good for you. You can use lemon juice to flavor your plain old tap water.
You know that lemons have a ton of vitamins, but did you know that lemons have the ability to fight against tumors and cysts?
Lemons are so powerful that they can help fight against bacterial infections.
Even though you need to freeze your lemons to keep them fresh, you do not want to freeze them all year long. Check out this video on how to freeze and use lemons by YouTube user Joni Hilton.
Who knew that lemons were so powerful. Make sure to start using lemons within your recipes and flavoring your water. I know I will.
[h/t: Boredom Therapy]