Why? Because you can! And pickle, and jam, or otherwise celebrate the resurgence of the domestic arts our forebears held so dear. Put on your best apron and step into our kitchen, won't you?
Homemade Orange Liqueur - time does most of the work in this delicious homemade liqueur!
In San Diego, loquats are ubiquitous and largely ignored, even when heavy with their delectable, unique fruits. Marmalade making yields its own pectin, and adding loquats softens the texture and reduces the added sugar.
How to make a fruit-based shrub, aka "drinking vinegar," along with three recipes: blood orange, strawberry-peppercorn, and raspberry-mint.
Remember the Creamsicle®? Well, now there's a grown-up (read: boozy) version, just right for making now, when summer seems so far away but winter citrus is at its flavorful peak. Call it orangecello.
Citrus slices can be canned, ready to use for fruit salads and desserts. Just be careful to remove the membranes if you're using whole segments.
This blood orange marmalade goes from oranges to marmalade in about an hour. A little extra prep in the beginning saves all of the blanching to remove bitterness.
A mixed citrus marmalade, made with lemons, blood oranges, and navel oranges.
Beyond marmalade, glorious winter oranges can be fermented for various condiments and DIY beauty, cleaning and kitchen uses.
Sweet, tart, barely spicy, pleasantly orange: winter marm for the masses.
A kiwi and blood orange marmalade that tastes like gummy bears! Plus no added pectin.