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Must Try Blood Orange Products

Blood Oranges have such a delicious flavour that suits so many different types of products.  Here are seven must try blood orange products you can find in the Market.

Pete & Rosie’s Deli | Twenty Squares Blood Orange Dark Chocolate | $4.50

This all natural, gluten free chocolate has 55% cacao and a strong, but not overpowering, blood orange taste. It is sweet, rich and everything you could want from a blood orange enriched chocolate bar.

Enjoy it with your afternoon coffee, or for a sweet treat after dinner with a night cap, or just on its own to satisfy that sweet craving.

Sweet Greek |  Blood Orange Cakes | Prices range from $5.50 $18.50 & $30

Kathy bakes her blood orange cakes fresh in-store when they’re in season. These moist cakes have a strong taste of blood orange and a deliciously tangy icing that tops them off perfectly. They achieve the perfect balance of tangy and sweet.

Perfect for your morning or afternoon tea with a strong Greek coffee.

Fritz Gelato | Blood Orange | Sorbet 1 scoop $5, 2 scoops $7, 3 scoops $9

This dairy & gluten free sorbet is both sweet and tart and made with fresh fruit using traditional Italian methods. It’s also suitable for vegans.

A refreshing cool treat on a hot summers day, or a perfect dessert any time of the year.

The Essential Ingredient | Cunliffe & Waters Blood Orange & Ruby Grapefruit Marmalade | $8.75

This delicious marmalade uses only Australian citrus and is beautiful and chunky, packed full of real fruit- as it should be!

Use as a glaze for ham or a butterflied leg of lamb; spread on a bread and butter pudding; or enjoy for breakfast on a deliciously fluffy crumpet.

Ripe the Organic Grocer | Grampians Olive Oil Co Blood Orange Infused Organic Extra Virgin Olive | RRP

This blood orange infused organic cold pressed extra virgin olive oil combines fruity olive oil with the distinctive citrus and raspberry-like flavour of blood oranges.

Drizzle over fennel salads, salmon, duck, steamed asparagus, broccoli and desserts such as poached pears.

Varied Fruit and Veg Traders | Fresh Blood Oranges| Prices vary

Let’s not forget beautiful fresh blood oranges available from our fruit and veg traders. A member of the citrus family, they have a complex flavour, almost berry-like. Their crimson flesh makes them perfect for creating gourmet, stand-out masterpieces in a flash.

They are also great for juicing and are very high in Vitamin C & A, folic acid, calcium, antioxidants and fibre.

Click through for five different things to do with them!

And nearly another blood orange product……..:

Kooks Kitchen | Roast Beetroot and Orange Salad | Salads $7.50- $24

A refreshing salad from Kook’s Kitchen that features the ‘cara cara’ orange, which sits between a blood orange and a standard orange, but still has a glorious taste.

Enjoy for lunch on its own, or as a side salad to seafood or duck dishes.

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