Blood oranges have an amazing sweet taste—and the color is out of this world. Soaking them in honey and maple syrup turnes them into the most gorgeous jewel-toned desserts! Not too heavy either!

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Serves 4

You will need:
2 cups water
1/3 cup honey
4 tablespoons maple syrup
4 tablespoons sugar
4 blood oranges, skin cut off
  1. In a medium saucepan, bring water to a boil; add honey, maple syrup and sugar.
  2. Simmer for 10 minutes.
  3. Let cool; add the blood oranges.
  4. Soak oranges in the syrup at least 1 hour. Serve cold.

TIP:

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Blood oranges have an amazing sweet taste—and the color is out of this world. Soaking them in honey and maple syrup turnes them into the most gorgeous jewel-toned desserts! Not too heavy either!
Photography by Ellen Silverman

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