Candied fruit is a delicious and chewy, not to mention healthy alternative to junk food. Each piece has more nutrition than a handful of candies. In this recipe you will be introduced to kumquats which are the most unusual of all the citrus fruits around. In fact it looks like a citrus fruit, is referred to as a citrus fruit and tastes like a citrus fruit with one exception, it isn’t a citrus fruit at all but is indeed a fruit. Kumquats which are sometimes referred to as cumquats are high in carbohydrates, calcium, phosphorus, ascorbic acid and potassium.
Ingredients:1 ½ cups of water1 ½ cups of sugar2 cups of kumquats thinly sliced½ teaspoon of ground cinnamon
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Jackson residents can shop at any of these local grocery stores: Pick’n Save or Wal-mart for all the ingredients needed for this recipe.
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