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Holiday Citrus Ornaments

Let the kids pick citrus from the grocery store and dehydrate to turn into lovely holiday decorations that look and smell great.

Serves 20
Ready in 250 mins
Prep time 10 mins
Cooking time 240 mins


> 2 cara cara or blood oranges
> 2 oranges
> 2 lemons
> 2 limes
> Cooking spray
> 10- 12 whole star anise (optional)
> 2 tbsp whole cloves (optional)
> Twine, for threading


Preheat oven to 200°F. Line 2 large baking sheets with parchment. Thinly slice each citrus piece into ½- to ¾-inch-thick slices and place on parchment. Spray with the cooking spray, and press the anise stars and cloves into the citrus for decoration, if desired.
Bake for 4 hours. Let cool completely. To hang on a Christmas tree, use a toothpick to make a hole at the top and thread with the twine.

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