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Zesty Decorations

by Claire Winlow (follow)
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Once dried, these orange slices make a lovely decoration for Christmas.



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Time: 5 minutes and a few hours in the oven
Age: 5-10's, Over 10's
Level: Easy

Materials
Orange
Knife
Wire oven wrack
Ribbon




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Method
Preheat the oven to 90 degrees C.
Cut the orange into 1cm thick slices.
Make sure you slice across the orange so that you will see the segments.



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Place the slices on a wire wrack and then into your oven.



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Bake in the oven for between 1.5 and 2 hours, turning once or twice part way through.
Once baked, take them out of the oven and leave to cool overnight. This will allow a little more gentle air drying time so that they fully harden up.
Poke a little hole in the orange flesh, close to the skin.
Thread a ribbon through and tie the ends together.



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Hang on your Christmas tree.

Categories
#Christmas
#Decoration
#Easy
#5 to 10s
#Over 10s
#Fruit
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