Foodie Vocab #15: Bergamot
Every Friday at Chew on That, we test your foodie vocabulary by quizzing you on a new foodie word and supply delicious recipes to match!
This week’s word is: bergamot (noun).
Please choose the most appropriate answer. A bergamot is a type of:
If you chose b.) orange, then you are correct!
But it can also be used in foods. Try a Bergamot Vinaigrette over your salad or make a citrus marmalade to spread on toast. Many tea companies use the skin of the bergamot fruit to add flavor to their teas as well.
Bergamot can also refer to a perennial herb but this is more often called wild bergamot.