kaffir lime

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kaffir lime

n. Offensive
See makrut lime. See Usage Note at kaffir.

[Probably from Kaffir (applied to Citrus hystrix for unknown reasons).]
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NOTES: Makrut (Kieffer) lime leaves resemble pairs of wings (see photo below).
You can order fresh makrut lime leaves from Uwajimaya (800/889-1928 or bobh@uwajimaya.
Thai red curry paste *, such as Mae Ploy brand 6 kaffir lime (also called makrut or wild lime) leaves * or 2 tsp.
minced lemon grass and 2 makrut (Kaffir) lime leaves instead of the grated lime zest in step 4, and use Thai basil instead of regular.