Category: orange

cinnamon oranges

Cinnamon Oranges

3 oranges, peeled and thinly sliced crosswise
1/4 cup granulated sugar
1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon

Place sliced oranges in a serving bowl. Mix sugar and cinnamon together in a small bowl, then sprinkle over oranges. Cover bowl and refrigerate at least one hour.

Makes 4 servings.

baked stuffed oranges

Baked Stuffed Oranges

6 large navel oranges
4 cups crushed pineapple with juice
Juice of 1 lemon
1/2 cup granulated sugar, or to taste
1/4 cup sherry wine
1/2 cup walnuts, finely chopped

Cut oranges in half and scoop out pulp. Place pulp in 3-quart saucepan with pineapple and add lemon juice and sugar. Cook over low heat, stirring occasionally, until mixture becomes the consistency of a thin marmalade. As mixture cooks, scallop edges of orange shells, if desired, using small scissors. Stir sherry into pineapple mixture and refill shells. Sprinkle with walnuts. Bake at 350 degrees F for 20 minutes. Do not refrigerate.

Serve at room temperature. Can be held at room temperature overnight.

Serves 12.

candied orange slices

Candied Orange Slices

1/3 cup brown sugar
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
6 to 8 navel oranges, sliced

Combine sugar, cinnamon and nutmeg and sprinkle over top of oranges. Let stand a few minutes before serving.