Cooking with Oranges – 10 Delicious Recipes

I love to cook with oranges, orange juice, or zest.  It adds a sweet tangy flavor to any foods to which it is added. It is milder, sweeter, and not as tart as lemon juice so I substitute oranges for lemons sometimes when I don’t want a really tart flavor. The orange flavor enhances other ingredients in foods for breakfast, snacks, lunch, and dinner. It is especially good with meat like chicken or ham or cooked in vegetables.

Please try these 10 delicious recipes made with oranges that my friends and I have made.


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    Cooking with Oranges

    Follow the links to these 10 recipes made with oranges that your family may enjoy.

  • English Muffin Orange Cinnamon French Toast 2 of 11

    English muffin orange cinnamon French toast are even better with the addition of orange zest and cinnamon. 

    Source:  Babble

  • White Bean and Tomato Salad 3 of 11

    White bean and tomato salad is a welcome dish for dinner with the combination of onion, oranges, limes, tomatoes, and beans. 

    Source:  Babble

  • Orange Pineapple Salad 4 of 11
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    Orange pineapple salad is filled with coconut, pineapple, oranges, marshmallows, and topped with whipped cream. 

    Source:  Babble

  • Skinny Orange Chicken 5 of 11

    Skinny orange chicken cooked in coconut oil has a little sweetness from honey and oranges and a little heat from Sriracha sauce and red pepper flakes. This recipe is Paleo friendly, gluten free, and grain free. 

    Source:  Add a Pinch

  • Cranberry Orange Glazed Ham 6 of 11

    Cranberry orange glazed ham is absolutely delicious. The glaze made with orange juice, brown sugar, and cranberry sauce lends a sweet and tart flavor to the ham but also keeps it moist.

    Source:  Add a Pinch

  • Poached Pears with Pinot 7 of 11

    Poached pears with pinot looks so elegant and tastes simply wonderful with the flavors of the poaching sauce made from oranges, brown sugar, nutmeg, and cinnamon. 

    Source:  She Wears Many Hats

  • Curried Apple Turnovers 8 of 11
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    Curried apple turnovers filled with raisins, orange zest and juice, brown sugar, and curry powder are flaky and full of flavor. 

    Source:  A Spicy Perspective

  • Cranberry Orange Scones 9 of 11
    cranberry orange scones

    Cranberry orange scones can be ready in less than 30 minutes for a delicious breakfast. The orange juice and zest and cranberries give these scones a slightly sweet flavor.

    Source:  Simple Bites

  • Fresh Orange Cream Tart 10 of 11
    Fresh Orange Cream Tart

    Fresh orange cream tart is creamy with a light tart flavor and shortbread crust.

    Source:  Brown Eyed Baker

  • Roasted Asparagus with Orange Vinaigrette 11 of 11
    roasted asparagus with orange vinaigrette

    Roasted asparagus with orange vinaigrette has a slight nutty taste with the tangy citrus flavor of the orange juice and zest in the vinaigrette. 

    Source:  A Farm Girl's Dabbles

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