Sweet and tangy, Darling Oranges are a burst of citrus that keeps things interesting. If you’re running out of methods to use your citrus fruit, here are 5 tips on how to utilize your oranges in new and exciting ways.
Juicing is a great way to incorporate many fruits and vegetables into your diet. Delivering 90% of your daily value of vitamin C, oranges are the ideal fruit to incorporate into any juice. The bright flavor makes the juice light and refreshing. Try it out with our Ginger Citrus Juice Shot, a tasty drink that’s perfect for a boost to help you through the day.
No matter the time of day, hunger can lurk and ultimately make you feel sluggish. Don’t let the days drag on. Oranges can lift up your day through simple snacking. Enjoy in slices or in quick, easy-to-make creations like our Darling Cara Cara® Cranberry Baked Oatmeal Cups. Need some pre or post-workout snacks? Oranges are a great on-the-go snack to pack in your gym bag as well! You can power up your workouts with Citrus Cacao Bites.
Sweet cravings can be the worst of foes, especially when you have just started on your nutrition goals. Turn that temptation into something you can actually enjoy by incorporating some homemade dishes with naturally sweet oranges. You can do something as simple as chocolate-dipped orange slices or something a bit more decadent like our Brûléed Oranges With Citrus Spiced Whipped Cream. Whatever suits your fancy, the tang and zest from your oranges will be sure to satisfy your sweet tooth.
Vegetables, proteins, you name it! Oranges are a great addition to your seasonings and marinades. This citrus flavor blends well with more flavors than you could expect with oranges providing a rich base for recipes from marinated carrots to seasoned chicken. For extra flavor, get lost in the sauce!
One of the best satisfactions of life is coming home to a pleasant, sweet smell. It’s welcoming and warm; a great reception from a busy day at work or a hectic day with the kids. Oranges can be used in candles, potpourri, and more divine scents to make your house a home.