Modern Manna Recipe / Candied Oranges

Adapted from Ronit Amar from Nesher, Israel

This recipe can be prepared the same way with grapefruit as well.
The oranges must have a thick skin.


2 lb. oranges with thick skins
2 lb. sugar
Juice from one lemon
1/2 teaspoon cloves


1. Lightly grate the skin of the oranges and cut each orange into 8 slices lengthwise.

2. Put all the ingredients in a heavy bottom pot and cook over very low heat for about 3-4 hours. Add a little water if the mixture becomes too thick.

Candied Oranges