Updated: Feb 20
My favorite orange juice will soon be your favorite orange juice. The secret ingredient is... CARA CARA ORANGES!!!!!!
Ooop I turned a secret into a PSA, now your world is forever changed. These oranges are extremely juicy and easy to hand squeeze, so they make the perfect homemade orange juice.
a breakfast without orange juice is like a day without sunshine
Cara Cara oranges are California winter oranges. They are in the navel orange family and often times compared to blood oranges. Caras have a flesh color similar to pink or red grapefruit however they are full of sweet unique flavor and low in acidity.
Citrus fruits have citric and ascorbic acids. They are actually alkaline-generating once they've been digested and absorbed.
What appliance is best for making homemade orange juice?!?
For starters no special appliance is needed. This thirst quencher can be made with the use of your god given hands. I've made countless pitchers of citrus juice by hand and you can definitely taste the love!
Juicing appliances speed up the process, here are some good ones for making The Best Orange Juice In The World.
Electric Citrus Juicer
Manual Citrus Press
Ten oranges roughly makes 24oz of juice
6-10 oranges for a nice glass of juice
You can juice as many oranges as you like!
Lets Get Juicing
WASH YOUR FRUIT
Slice all the oranges in half
Set up your juice station *If juicing by hand place strainer over a bowl.
Transfer left over juice into a sealed container. This juice is best when consumed immediately it can also be stored in the refrigerator for 24-72 hours.