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Used mostly for cooking, this citrus fruit has a unique taste

Yuzu in Japan 2019 - Best Time
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When it ripens, yuzu turns yellow. It is believed to be a hybrid of sour mandarin and Ichang papeda. And even though it is not too aesthetically pleasing, it is a favourite cooking and beverage ingredients​ for the Japanese. It's most common in sauces. It's also mixed with honey for a special variety of tea. Finally, it's also used to make desserts and cakes.

Yuzu in Japan - Best Season 2020