Tangerines, (mandarin oranges), raw

Fun Facts

  1. Like oranges, tangerines can be eaten on their own without any additions.
  2. Tangerine juice is a healthy refreshing drink. It is also used in syrups, sauces, marinades, concentrations…etc.
  3. Its juicy segments add richness to fruit/green salads.
  4. Tangerine zest imparts special orange flavor to confectionary items such as biscuits, cakes, muffins, pastry cream, ice creams…etc.
  5. Yuzu juice and its zest is an important ingredient in traditional Japanese cuisine such as ponzu sauce and ponzu shoyu (with soy sauce), with fish as marinade…etc.
  6. Its skin (pericarp) can be candied as in oranges.

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