Originally Posted by slysgal215
Hey, I'm getting into this!!
So was the switch to limes a result of oranges being harder to obtain, or because lemons/lines were that much higher in vit. C than oranges??...I'm raising little Einstein here, and we need to know!! Thanks
Actually I think it was because limes go better with gin than oranges do, and so they usually carried lots of limes to make c0cktails once the sun went over the yard-arm.........but that may just be an old sea story, not really sure