Uses for Citrus Rinds

When you use a lemon, don't throw away the peel. Put it in a baggy and toss it in the freezer. Then you will have it handy if you encounter a recipe that needs lemon zest.

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May 26, 20050 found this helpful

Save rinds from lemon and oranges in a baggie in fridge, use grated in recipes or simmer with spices as home freshener.

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Betcha the rinds have been coated with wax. Must wash well!

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grind them up in your gargage disposal ( if you have one ) makes the drain smell fresh .

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May 27, 20050 found this helpful

Make candied citrus rinds. They`re delicious. Most cookbooks have how-to recipes. I make them at Christmas every year.

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June 27, 20050 found this helpful

add either orange or lemon rind with pith to witch hazel for a nice face toner. or put in spray bottle store in fridge and spritz your face

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June 2, 20060 found this helpful

You can use hollowed-out citrus rinds to trap slugs. Cabbage leaves work well too.

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