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Why Does Rolling A lemon Produce More juice ?
« on: 07/01/2010 15:29:09 »
Dearesy Lemonologists,

As a sheepy I of course luff lemon..out of all the yellow citrus fruits that look and taste and are called lemons...Lemons are my all time fave !!

I recently watched Rick Stein cook something with a lemon and he vowed that when ewe roll a lemon thusly.....


A Lemon Being Rolled Thusly

.......that it will produce more juice when halved and squeezed !

Don't be fooled !!..it is a real lemon pretending to be a Satsuma !

So, what's the science behind rolling a lemon to get more juice from it ?

Ewe see, in the field of knowing stuff about fruits and their juices this morsel of knowledge is missing from my database and I need to know !

Hugs & shmishes


mwah mwah


Neil
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Re: Why Does Rolling A lemon Produce More juice ?
« Reply #1 on: 07/01/2010 17:03:30 »
Because it gathers no moss to soak it up?
 

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Re: Why Does Rolling A lemon Produce More juice ?
« Reply #2 on: 07/01/2010 18:28:42 »
Maybe he was using a steam roller. I'm sure that would do it.
 

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Why Does Rolling A lemon Produce More juice ?
« Reply #3 on: 07/01/2010 18:51:34 »
Because it gathers no moss to soak it up?

A Rolling Lemon gathers No Moss !!..gosh !!..someone could make a proverb based on that !!  ::) ::)
 

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Why Does Rolling A lemon Produce More juice ?
« Reply #4 on: 07/01/2010 18:53:54 »
Maybe he was using a steam roller. I'm sure that would do it.

Hang On *goes to check recipe*

One Dover Sole
Some fresh herbs
Butter
Seasoning
One Lemon
One Steam Roller

D'OH !!
 

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