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Blood Oranges

with Vanilla-Mint Sugar
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Blood Oranges

Blood Oranges - A refreshing, fruity dessert

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Health Score:
5,8 / 10
Difficulty:
moderate
Difficulty
Preparation:
20 min.
Preparation
Calories:
111
calories
Calories

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Nutritional values

With this citrus fruit salad you already cover half of your daily vitamin C requirement. It plays an important role in the development of connective tissue, bones and teeth. It also protects against cell damage and helps wounds to heal.

As an alternative to blood oranges you can use white or pink grapefruit or even pineapple. You can also sprinkle the salad with chopped nuts. A yoghurt lightly sweetened with honey is ideal for dessert.

1 serving contains
(Percentage of daily recommendation)
Calorie111 kcal(5 %)
Protein1 g(1 %)
Fat0 g(0 %)
Carbohydrates25 g(17 %)
Sugar added15 g(60 %)
Roughage2.5 g(8 %)
Vitamin A0 mg(0 %)
Vitamin D0 μg(0 %)
Vitamin E0.4 mg(3 %)
Vitamin B₁0.1 mg(10 %)
Vitamin B₂0 mg(0 %)
Niacin0.5 mg(4 %)
Vitamin B₆0 mg(0 %)
Folate28 μg(9 %)
Pantothenic acid0.2 mg(3 %)
Biotin2.5 μg(6 %)
Vitamin B₁₂0 μg(0 %)
Vitamin C53 mg(56 %)
Potassium191 mg(5 %)
Calcium50 mg(5 %)
Magnesium15 mg(5 %)
Iron0.7 mg(5 %)
Iodine2 μg(1 %)
Zinc0.1 mg(1 %)
Saturated fatty acids0 g
Uric acid21 mg
Cholesterol0 mg
Development of this recipe:

Ingredients

for
4
Ingredients
3
Blood oranges (125 grams)
1
large Orange (about 200 grams)
6 sprigs
1
3 tablespoons
Sugar (60 grams)
Preparation

Kitchen utensils

1 Cutting board, 1 Small knife, 1 Bowl, 1 Tablespoon, 1 Immersion blender, 1 deep bowl

Preparation steps

1.
Blood Oranges preparation step 1

Rinse blood oranges and orange with hot water and wipe dry. With a sharp knife, cut off peel and white pith.

2.
Blood Oranges preparation step 2

Working over a bowl, use a sharp knife to cut out orange sections between membranes. Reserve any accumulated juice.

3.
Blood Oranges preparation step 3

Rinse mint, shake dry and remove stems. Chop leaves coarsely.

4.
Blood Oranges preparation step 4

With a sharp knife, slit the vanilla bean lengthwise and scrape out seeds.

5.
Blood Oranges preparation step 5

In a deep bowl or glass measuring cup, combine vanilla bean seeds, mint and sugar. Puree with an immersion blender.

6.
Blood Oranges preparation step 6

Arrange blood orange and orange slices decoratively on plates. Drizzle with collected juice and serve with vanilla-mint sugar.