dry citrus fruit


Old 01-10-09, 09:10 PM
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Cool dry citrus fruit

i have orange and lemon trees and i want to dry fruit slices for crafting and decorating. i don't have a dehydrator. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated.
Old 01-11-09, 03:11 PM
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in tucson, you should be able to dry them outside, slice thin about 3/16th in thick and place on screens flate for about 48 hrs, check them for dry by lightly bending, or use a oven set at the lowest temp for 12 to 24 hrs. with a cookie sheet under them. a metal grate like used for fish can help to keep them from sticking in the oven.

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