Entries Tagged as 'orange'

Bergamot Orange

January 20th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Citrus, orange

I finally got my hands on a bergamot orange this week and I have been scheming about what I’m going to do with the luscious rind. Heidi from 101 Cookbooks just happened to post a recipe for gorgeous citrus salts a few days ago, which are a definite possibility. But I am thinking I want [...]

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Mango Orange | Vaniglia Sanguigno

January 10th, 2012 · 2 Comments · Citrus, Mango, orange

I realized this weekend that I do not have even one mango reviewed on this website. I was truly puzzled by this discovery because I would list the mango as one of my very favorite fruit of all time. It was the first “exotic” fruit introduced to me by my grandmother when I was five [...]

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Clementine Cuties + the sweetest Christmas poem you’ll read this year

December 16th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Citrus, mandarin, orange

I have mentioned this briefly before, but when I was a little girl Santa always brought a nice plump orange to fill the toe of my stocking. Since then, I have heard repeatedly that people receive a clementine and when I saw these Cuties at the store, I had to pick them up. Even though [...]

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Sky Valley Heirloom Navel Orange

March 24th, 2010 · 11 Comments · Citrus, orange

If you think I haven’t been posting enough lately and that I have lost my love of fruit (you are wrong) and…this is the fruit for you! As I mentioned when I talked about the ever-so-lovely Shasta Tangerine, March fruit just isn’t inspiring me. So please don’t dismay, I haven’t abandoned the blog, but it [...]

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10 Ways to Cook with a Tangerine

February 27th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Citrus, mandarin, Maven, orange, recipe, tangelo, Tangerine

I am seriously in love with tangerines. I know they are all actually mandarins, but for some reason using that word seems pretentious to me, somewhat akin to¬†appositely using the word “apposite” in a sentence outside of language arts class. Anyway, I grew up calling them all tangerines and so it will be. As it [...]

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Satsuma

January 22nd, 2010 · 9 Comments · Citrus, mandarin, orange

If you are the kind of person always trying to get your latte foam to look like a heart or a monkey or whatever, then this is the fruit for you! APPEARANCE Rating: Squatty orange fruit with loose, slightly bumpy skin, bright orange flesh and no seeds. AROMA Rating: Sweet and fresh tangerine scent with [...]

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Cara Cara Navel Orange

January 14th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Citrus, orange

If you like to use catchy catch phrases like “Fruit Maven is the new black“, then this is the fruit for you! APPEARANCE Rating: Regular looking orange skin, regular orange size, pinkish salmon colored flesh (not quite as pink as a ruby red grapefruit, but close) with very few little tiny seeds. AROMA Rating: Clean, [...]

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Kishu Mandarin

January 8th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Citrus, mandarin, orange, Tangerine

If you are interested in the latest toe nibbling pedicure treatment and wanted to try it yourself, then this is the fruit for you! APPEARANCE Rating: Extremely small, squatty, orange tangerine; a little bigger than a walnut; orange. mostly seedless flesh (I have found a single seed here and there). AROMA Rating: Strong, citrusy and acidic. [...]

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Sanguinello Blood Orange

January 7th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Citrus, orange

If you like to wear pants with “juicy” on the buns (and you know we all do), then this Sanguinello Blood Orange is the fruit for you! APPEARANCE Rating: Fairly small orange, about 1.5-2 inches across. Orange skin with red blushing. Deep crimson flesh that bleeds dark pink juice. AROMA Rating: Sweet and perfumy orange. [...]

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Moro Blood Orange

December 22nd, 2009 · 1 Comment · Citrus, orange

If you have a deep, soulful physical beauty that makes tween girls (and their mothers alike) weak in the knees, then this Moro Blood Orange is the fruit for you! APPEARANCE Rating: This orange is a bit on the small size; orange skin with red blush, deep reddish orange flesh; pink juice! I’ve seen pictures [...]

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