Market Look-For’s

  • Tight and even skin. Dried out skin often belies dried out fruit inside.
  • Citrus should be heavy in the hand which indicates the fruit is full of juice.


  • Either in the fridge or on the counter
  • The longer it is stored the more likely the fruit is to dry out and loose the flavorful oils in the skin.


  • Citrus is generally most flavorful in the winter months. An orange in the Christmas stocking is no accident!