Adding Value To Your Oranges

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DRYING
  • Wash oranges before peeling
  • Place pieces on a cooling rack and dry
  • Break¬† into small bits and add to hot tea
  • Or place in a blender until it is a powder.¬† This powder can be used in drinks, smoothies, baking, hot cereals etc.
ZEST
  • Before peeling oranges wash and zest
  • This zest can be frozen in ice cube trays or muffins tins with a small amount of water
  • Pop out and keep in your freezer bagged, ready to be used in a recipe
  • Or put parchment paper on a cookie sheet and freeze zest.
  • When frozen, store in the freezer in a container.