This Is Why You Should Keep Lemons In The Freezer!
According to a recent study, limonoids, natural compounds which can be found in citrus fruits, can stop cancer cells growth! Scientists are suggesting that every part of the lemon is valuable, including the seeds and peel. Did you know that lemon peel contains 5-10 more vitamins than lemon juice?
Besides the anti-cancer effects, lemons can flush out toxins from the body and has antimicrobial and antibacterial properties which are effective against parasites, fungi and infections. They can also regulate blood pressure, acts as an antidepressant and can fight stress and nerve disorders.
Aside from their obvious health benefits, here’s a new way of enjoying lemons and their peel: take an organic lemon, wash it well, then put it in the freezer – if you like, you can slice it and store the slices instead of the whole fruit. Once it’s frozen, take it out and grate it. You can use the grated lemon on your salads, ice cream, soups, stews or in your favorite drinks. You will experience a whole new flavor and your body will definitely benefit from it!