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Kitchen Dictionary: Mandarin orange

Pronounced: MAN-duh-rihn

A loose-skinned orange category that includes both sweet and tart, small and large, seeded and seedless varieties: including the clementine, dancy, satsuma and tangerine. Most of the canned mandarin oranges n the market are satsumas.

Zest is the colored portion of the rind of the orange, lemon, or other citrus fruits. It is NOT the underlying white, pith portion of the peel. Usually removed from the fruit by use of a grater or specially designed zester. To zest, is to remove this part of the fruit.

plural: Mandarin oranges


Season: November - June

More Mandarin Orange Recipes
Popular Mandarin Orange Recipes
Spinach and Mandarin Orange Salad
Incredibly Cool and Refreshing Mandarin Orange Cake
Tgi Friday's Mandarin Orange Sesame Dressing(Copycat)

Nutrition Facts

Calculated for 1 cup
Amount Per Serving %DV
Calories 92
Calories from Fat 0 (0%)
Total Fat 0.1g 0%
Saturated Fat 0.0g 0%
Monounsaturated Fat 0.0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.0g
Trans Fat 0.0g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 12mg 0%
Potassium 331mg 9%
Total Carbohydrate 23.8g 7%
Dietary Fiber 1.7g 6%
Sugars 1.7g
Protein 1.5g 3%

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