Florida Citrus Salt


This recipe for Florida Citrus Salt is part of our Simple Holiday Feast for Four by Chef Jes Tantalo. It’s the perfect accompaniment to roasted or grilled poultry or seafood, and makes a sweet hostess gift as well.  Click here to see the menu game plan; for more inspiration, visit our recipe archives.

Makes about 1 cup

1 heaping tablespoon lime zest, from about 3 limes

1 heaping tablespoon orange zest, from about 3 oranges

2 tablespoons thinly sliced sage leaves

1/2 cup coarse salt

Combine ingredients in a non-reactive bowl and set aside to dry slightly, about 2 hours. Sprinkle on roasted fish or poultry, or serve in small individual bowls at the meal.