Recipe courtesy of Nick Malgieri
Save Recipe Print
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

Strip the zest from the oranges with a vegetable peeler, making sure not to peel away any of the white pith. Cut the zest into 1/8-inch shreds with a sharp knife. Place shredded zest in a small saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil over low heat. Drain zest, discard cooking water and place zest in a bowl; cover zest with cold water and set aside.

Combine the sugar and the water in a medium saucepan, bring it to a boil and cook the syrup until it thickens slightly about 3 minutes.

While the syrup is cooking, peel the oranges to expose the flesh. Lower the heat on the syrup and cook the oranges 1 or 2 (they should be submerged in the syrup--if not, switch to a smaller saucepan) at a time for 3 to 4 minutes.

Remove the oranges from the syrup with a slotted spoon and place in a serving bowl.

Add the shredded zest to the syrup and cook the zest for two minutes, or until the zest is translucent. Remove the zest from the syrup and scatter over the oranges. Chill the oranges and sprinkle with orange liqueur just before serving.

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Sushi Brain 00:53

This sushi brain is the most delicious way to creep out your friends.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Italian Wedding Soup

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Classic Italian Turkey Meatballs

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Spiced Red Wine-Poached Pears

Recipe courtesy of Ellie Krieger

Chicago Italian Beef Sandwich

Recipe courtesy of Guy Fieri

Italian Meatloaf

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Orange-Glazed Grilled Acorn Squash

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Pasta with Clams, White Wine and Spicy Italian Sausage

Recipe courtesy of Guy Fieri

Basil Poached Oranges and Grapefruit

Recipe courtesy of Melissa Murphy

Orange Poached Pears with Fudge Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Robin Miller

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.