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Shortage Turns Limes into "Green Gold"

Are you ready for a lime shortage? Your next margarita may come without the "Green Gold". A shortage of limes has the price of the fruit skyrocketing.
(KPNX) Cartel violence, blight and bad weather in Mexico have driven the price of a case of limes in the Valley from about $14 to $120.

To fight the price squeeze, Central Bistro in Phoenix and Local Bistro in north Scottsdale are offering a nearly free cocktail, draft beer or house wine to anyone who brings in 5 pounds of limes.

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