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Orange zest

What is orange zest? About the ingredient orange zest. Including 1,198 recipes with orange zest, nutrition data, and where to find it.

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Zest , also known as citrus peal or rind such as orange rind or lemon rind, is a food ingredient that is prepared by scraping or cutting from the outer, colorful skin of citrus fruits such as lemon, orange, citron, and lime. Zest is used to add flavor ("zest") to foods.

Zest is often used to add flavor to different pastries and sweets, Savoury dishes in which zest is an important ingredient include many rice dishes; also some notable meat dishes.

Zest is used in some cocktails not only for flavor and aroma but also for color as a garnish. For use as a cocktail garnish, zest is often cut in a long spiral called a twist.

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Fee Brothers West Indian Orange Bitters - 150ml

Fee Brothers West Indian Orange Bitters - 150ml

by Fee Brothers

1 x 150 ml bottle (5 fl oz) It's bright flavour is obtained principally from the skins of oranges grown in the West Indies A delicious scent of orange lollipops with the taste of sweet and bitter orange marmalade It's citrus notes add complexity to everything from a simple gin and tonic to sophisticated martinis Crafted by Fee Brothers in Rochester, New York, USA

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Fee Brothers Gin Barrel Aged Orange Bitters - 150ml

Fee Brothers Gin Barrel Aged Orange Bitters - 150ml

by Fee Brothers

1 x 150 ml bottle (5 fl oz) Bottled once a year, this limited edition Orange Bitters is aged in Old Tom Gin-soaked oak barrels A mellow cooked orange aroma with delicate caramel notes and some warm spice including juniper Elevates cocktails to a whole new level. Use in an Old Fashioned, martinis or citrusy rum cocktails Crafted by Fee Brothers in Rochester, New York, USA

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Angostura Orange Bitters, 100ml

Angostura Orange Bitters, 100ml

by Monstra LLC

Essential in savoury sauces and dishes Convenient substitute for orange zest The original 1930's classic Gin martini calls for orange bitters

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Venchi Snacks Scorza D'Arancia Candied Orange Zest Covered in 56% Dark Chocolate 40 g

Venchi Snacks Scorza D'Arancia Candied Orange Zest Covered in 56% Dark Chocolate 40 g

by Venchi

Venchi Snacks Scorza D'Arancia Candied Orange Zest Covered in 56% Dark Chocolate 40 g

$8.38

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Rawr Chocolate Org Zest Orange Raw Chocolate 60 g (order 10 for trade outer)

Rawr Chocolate Org Zest Orange Raw Chocolate 60 g (order 10 for trade outer)

by Rawr

$6.88

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Nutrition

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 tbsp (6g)
Amount per Serving
Calories 5Calories from Fat 0
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.0g 0%
Saturated Fat 0.0g 0%
Trans Fat ~
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 0mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 1.5g 1%
Dietary Fiber 1g 3%
Sugars ~
Protein 0.1g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 14%
Calcium 1% Iron 0%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your caloric needs.

Where found

Orange zest is usually found in the produce section or aisle of the grocery store or supermarket.

Food group

Orange zest is a member of the Fruits and Fruit Juices USDA nutritional food group.

How much does orange zest weigh?

measure grams
1 tbsp 6
1 tsp 2

In Chinese:橙皮
British (UK) term: orange rind
en français:le zeste d'orange
en español:cáscara de naranja

Recipes using orange zest

There are 1261 recipes that contain this ingredient.

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Baked Fish with Quick Tomato Confit

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