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LRunkle Apr 11, 2012 01:01 PM

I have a bag of clementines and the peel is so fragrant I am tempted to use it to cook with. With
ordinary oranges I skin the colored part of the peel off and leave the underlying white bitter part behind. With the clementines though I am tempted to use the entire full thickness peel as it is so thin. I have chewed on some pieces and not found them disgustingly bitter. Has anyone son advice about whether the full thickness peel works well (in this instance in a braise) or do I still need to shave off the pure orange part?

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    wattacetti Apr 11, 2012 01:30 PM

    I've kept the peels and just dried them without shaving of what little pith there is.

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