Crêpe cake topped with sliced blood oranges

Blood orange recipes

16 Recipes

Use blood oranges for zesty flavour in a range of sweet and savoury dishes. This striking citrus fruit is delicious in cakes, desserts, salads and drinks.

1 rating 3.0 out of 5 star rating

Blood oranges come into season during the winter months, treat yourself to citrussy orange pancakes, layered with orange custard and topped with the caramelised fruit

3 hrs
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Using a bundt tin, gives a stunning effect to this zesty cake with light olive oil sponge and decadent white chocolate and blood orange glaze 

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
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4 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

This dinner party dessert is a twist on a French tarte au citron, with citrus zest in the pastry - cheat with ready-made to save time

2 hrs
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6 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Try this modern take on an American pound cake, with soured cream and sharp blood orange icing to balance the sweetness. Decorate with pistachios 

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

These comforting round buttermilk pancakes are spiked with citrus and spice. A traditional Danish bake, they're called aebleskiver. It's all about hygge!

50 mins
A challenge
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This warm winter salad has it all: colour, flavour and texture. Sweet blood oranges, sharp feta and nutty Jerusalem artichokes combine to create a beautiful side or seasonal meze

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Best enjoyed fresh from the oven, these delicate madeleines dipped in dark chocolate and dusted with blood orange powder make a delectable dessert

1 hr and 20 mins
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The perfect zesty tipple for a spring celebration. Who could resist a blend of sharp blood orange, star anise and Grand Marnier, topped with bubbles?

1 hr
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Gluten-free
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This spicy condiment is perfect with cheeseboards, cold cuts, barbecued meats, on burgers, in sandwiches or as a dipping sauce

1 hr and 35 mins
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Vegetarian
Gluten-free
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These citrussy muffins are lovely and light, and make a delicious pudding served with ice cream or thick Greek yogurt

35 mins
Easy
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Give this childhood favourite a boozy grown-up makeover with Campari, poached rhubarb and a rich vanilla custard

45 mins
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Gluten-free
8 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Try this East-meets-West stir fry where flavours mingle

25 mins
Easy
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Use creamy yogurt to make a moist sponge for these bundts. Cardamom and Campari play to the bitterness of the orange for an impressive dinner party dessert

35 mins
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Vegetarian
4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A healthy grain salad, perfect served with sliced roast chicken, or crumbled feta or goat's cheese for lunch or a light dinner

1 hr
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
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A citrus burst in a cocktail glass. Your guests will love these delicate tipples with prosecco or champagne fizz

5 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This seasonal pud makes a delicious yet light ending to a hearty meal

20 mins
Easy
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