Candied Grapefruit Peel

Total Time
1hr 30mins
30 mins
1 hr

This tastes really yummy and is worth the effort!

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  1. Take peel(make sure that no white part is on the peel, it's the bitter part) from 3 grapefruit and cook 5 minutes in water.
  2. Drain and repeat twice.
  3. Cut peel into strips (scissors work well).
  4. Cook peel gently in corn syrup until most is absorbed and the peel is shiny.
  5. Watch carefully as it can burn.
  6. Drain, cool, roll in granulated sugar.
  7. Lay out on cookie sheet to dry.
  8. Will keep in a tightly covered jar a long time.