Total Time
10mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 0 mins

Fill jars with sugar to a depth of 1/2-inch. Add some of the citrus peel then cover with another layer of sugar. Continue in this way, ending with the sugar about 1/4-inch from the top of the jar. Replace lid. Allow to sit for a few days so the citrus flavor infuses the sugar.Recipe courtesy Donata Maggipinto, appeared on December 8, 1999 on the FoodTV channel on "Cooking Live", hosted by Gourmet Magazine's Sarah Moulton.

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Directions

  1. Fill jars with sugar to a depth of 1/2-inch.
  2. Add some of the citrus peel, then cover with another layer of sugar.
  3. Continue in this way, ending with the sugar about 1/4-inch from the top of the jar.
  4. Replace lid.
  5. Allow to sit for a few days so the citrus flavor infuses the sugar.

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This is a splendid idea. I have been using this for my jar of castor sugar. I use lemon peel and then I use this sugar in my cakes, cookies, etc that are lemon flavoured.

Charishma_Ramchandani July 29, 2003

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