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    Lemons:
    -Mmm lemon delicious (very easy and super yummy desert)
    - roast chicken with lemon
    -pickled lemon
    - add a slice of lemon to your tea
    - clean with lemons
    - great with stack and whole seed mustard on steak (honest)

    Cumquat:
    - Cumquat Brandy
    - Cumquat Jam - so yummy
    - Cumquat marinade - great with chicken or duck.

    Oranges:
    -Bircher musili - use the orange juice to make the moist part of the musili
    -orange cake, orange musili bars, smoothies, ice blocks, etc

    Grape fruit:
    - grape fruit juice
    - grape fruit diet lol haha
    Not that much I can think of with grapefruit lol

    Freeze all in a deep freeze. Give the away, honesty box, markets etc

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    I would look for someone who makes yummy jams/spreads/lemon butter etc and offer to swap some fruit for some of their product yum yum. I think giving your child's centre is a good idea too.

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    Marmalade/jam?

    We have a lemon tree and I make up a big batch of citrus marmalade when the fruit is in season and just keep the jars in the bottom of the pantry.

    DH is a chef and they use a couple of 10kg boxes of lemons a week. Maybe approach a restaurant/cafe/hotel and see what they'd pay for them?

    Otherwise juice them and freeze them for use out of season. You can zest them and freeze that separately too :-)

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    Marmalade or jam, jar them and sell them. Sell oranges by the bag. Put an honesty box out the front, if people take and are dishonest, no real loss, but you will find most people are honest.

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    So I am going to try and make marmalade. I say this hesitantly because my last attempt at making jams was not a success. Does anyone have any fool proof recipes? Like really fool proof

    I like the idea of putting out the front but worry about school kids throwing it around, as the bus stop is at the front door.


 

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