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Where can I get good mixed peel?

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LoeliaPonsonby Sun 01-Nov-20 12:20:02

I’m after some nice chunky mixed peel - not the mimsy little pieces you get in the supermarket pots, more the jumbo sized pieces you get in a panettone for example. Would probably need to be online but any pointers appreciated!

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TheSandgroper Sun 01-Nov-20 13:27:45

Would you care to try making your own? This is from yesterday’s paper.

www.irishexaminer.com/opinion/columnists/arid-40069493.html

lexloofah Sun 01-Nov-20 14:39:51

Like this? from Wilton whole foods. I have ordered lots of stuff from them but not peel, everything else (flours, dried fruit, dried herbs spices, chocolate chips)has been great and they are reliable.

midlifecrash Sun 01-Nov-20 16:33:17

making your own is quite relaxing if you have the time for the boiling, sugar syrup etc - and you get to use up the citrus peels. Grapefruit is the best

LoeliaPonsonby Sun 01-Nov-20 21:04:46

The Wilton stuff looks great but I am swayed by the Darina Allen recipe. Grapefruit candied peel here we come, I can made decent sized chunks. Never thought of making my own, so thank you!

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BlackForestCake Sat 07-Nov-20 23:15:52

Another vote for making your own. Save up your citrus peel in the freezer until you have a decent amount. Costs almost nothing and tastes so much better than what you get in the baking aisle.

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