Where can I buy key lime juice?
You can buy key lime juice in many grocery stores around the United States. You can also order it online at the KeyLimeJuice website.
No one knows who invented key lime pie. The particular lime called the Key Lime was brought to America by the Spanish. Key Lime Pie would have been created after condensed milk had been invented. True key lime pie requires juice from the round Key Lime and not the juice from the oblong Persian Lime. Key Lime juice has a higher pH than Persian Lime Juice, which means it is not as acidic and it…
Yes, but the flavor will differ slightly. Key limes are both more acidic and bitter than the larger Persian lime. This gives then a distinctly stronger flavor. For desserts and drinks featuring lime, such as key lime pie, a regular lime will give a much milder flavor. A preference for one or the other often depends on what recipe is used, or the individual using it.