January 11, 2012

Japanese customers enjoy Yuzu citrus fruit in wintertime especially putting one in a hot bath

Picture: Japanese customers enjoy a hot bath in winter time

Yuzu fruit 

"Yuzu, a winter fruit, is too sharp to eat fresh because of its strong and penetrating aroma, but it has a variety of uses. For example, on the day of toji (winter solstice), yuzu-yu--taking a hot bath with yuzu floating in it--is customary."

Yuzu in Osechi: Whip up fragrant, festive New Year's treat in NO time
Tamako Sakamoto
The Daily Yomiuri
Dec. 30, 2011

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