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Shikuwasa
The Okinawan Citrus Shikuwasa is Rich in Nobiletin

Rich in nobiletin

Unique citrus

Shikuwasa contains plenty of citric acid and nobiletin. Especially the amount of nobiletin is far better than any other citrus. Studies have shown that polyphenols contained in shikuwasa, such as nobiletin, are effective in inhibiting the elevation of blood pressure and blood sugar levels and reducing neutral fat. 

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Characteristics of the taste

Characteristics of the taste of unripe shikuwasa (green rind shikuwasa) are in its rich flavour and strong sourness. It can be used to make desserts and drinks, and its unique citrus flavour will sure to make them very refreshing.  It can also be enjoyed with sashimi or made into dressings.

The harvest season

The harvest season of unripe shikuwasa (green rind shikuwasa) is from August to October, while its juice is available all year round. 100% shikuwasa juice can be used for making both desserts and drinks. For making drinks, mix the juice to water at a ratio of about 1:8-10. Add sugar or syrup to the drink according to your liking.

Kick-start a healthy body

"カラダに良いこと" はじめましょう

Where to Find Shikuwasa Juice

Online stores of City'super, Causeway Bay SOGO, Yau Ma Tei Fruit Bar (Unigo Store), Kourmet52 and Aragaki Tsusho ( https://okinawa-market.com )

※Some branches may not provide this product.

Recipes

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沖繩香檸汁煎雞髀肉
Pan-fried Chicken Steak with Shikuwasa Sauce

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沖繩香檸脆皮泡芙
Shikuwasa Choux au Craquelin

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沖繩香檸蛋黃醬
Shikuwasa Curd

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沖繩香檸啫喱芝士蛋糕
Shikuwasa Jelly Cheese Cake

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沖繩香檸燒肉飯糰
Shikuwasa Nikumaki Onigiri

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沖繩香檸沙律醬
Shikuwasa Salad Dressing

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沖繩香檸拿波里水煮三文魚
Shikuwasa Acqua Pazza

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沖繩香檸忌廉汁海鮮意粉
Shikuwasa Creamy Seafood Spaghetti

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沖繩香檸雪糕
Shikuwasa Ice Cream

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沖繩香檸汁酸辣蝦仁
Shikuwasa Juice Sour & Spicy Shrimp

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沖繩香檸蛋糕
Shikuwasa Pound Cake

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黃金泡沫梳打
Shikuwasa Soda

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