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VARIETY : Various
GRADE : One
- GENERAL APPEARANCE CRITERIA
SIZE : Stem length < 350 mm, 15 - 22 mm diameter at the base.
COLOUR: Pale green to creamy leaves and central stem with pinkish tinge around the base
VISUAL APPEARANCE : Long, slender single stem composed of tightly rolled leaf
bases; leaves slender, fibrous, slightly ridged; outer skin matt, inner skin smooth and glossy; top and basecut cleanly with no roots present; no foreign matter.
SENSORY: Firm stem, outer leaves easily peel away from central core; fibrous, tender (not tough) thick and slightly fleshy leaves; strong lemon type aroma when crushed;distin
ctive strong lemony flavour; no foreign odours or tastes
SHAPE: Approximately cylindrical, slightly bulbous at the base and tapering towards the tip, trimmed square at top and base
MATURITY: Young, tender stems, not tough, woody or dry (overmature)