key lime juice in Toronto?
- mike Jul 5, 2002 02:35 PM
I"m trying to make the key lime "pie" from Charlie Trotter's dessert book. Does anyone know where to find key lime juice in Toronto or what ot substitute?
I've done some research and so far, the best substitute I can find is to use a 50/50 lemon lime mixture. Any help would be REALLY appreciated.
I think the juice shop in the basement of St. Lawrence market usually sells key lime juice by the bottle.
have fun with it!
I don't know about Toronto, but I live near Detroit MI and I can get Nellie & Joe's Key Lime Juice at my local store. It is wonderful and I recommend you go to their website - www.keylimejuice.com - to see if they can ship it to you. They are out of Key West - no wonder it's so good. I don't know what their delivery area is. Their lemon juice is just as good. Good luck!
IMPORTANT UPDATE re: key lime juice availability at the St.Lawrence Juice Bar
I spoke to the owner, Nancy. She has never carried it. HOWEVER, due to all of the request calls she has received, she WILL start carrying Key Lime juice (bought from a Florida supplier) starting ~ mid-August (2010).
I can't wait! So far, I have only the option of using a juice blend of (Persian) lime and lemon.
I've seen Nellie and Joe's key lime juice in the Metro at Yonge and Eglinton-much to my surprise-just make sure to check expiry date