Candied Citrus Peel

If you would like to make candy from something you would otherwise throw away, you might like to try making candied citrus peel.  After all, you normally toss or compost peels.  This way, they become a nice candy or cake decorating item.Keep in mind that it may be best to use organic or home-grown fruit.  After all, the poison residue from conventional fruit will be in your final prodcut.This is more of a technique than a recipe.  I have tried both with and without the pith.  (That is, the white inner part of the peel.) ...more