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peel in Food topic

peelpeel2 ●●○ noun [countable, uncountable]  oranges.jpg DFthe skin of some fruits and vegetables, especially the thick skin of fruits such as oranges, which you do not eatrind, zest orange peel
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peelMeanwhile, marinate the almonds, sultanas and peel in the rum for 30 minutes.a banana peelAdd boiling water, sugar, spices, citrus juice and citrus peel.Back in the cabin I mix the berries with sugar and lemon peel, then roll out the pie crusts.Add the wine and lemon peel to the olive oil and simmer for 2 minutes.The room was badly ventilated, and the floor was strewn with nut shells and orange peel.Add the peel and boil slowly until all the sugar syrup is pretty much absorbed.Drain the peel, refill the pot and boil the peel for 20 minutes more.Meanwhile place apples, water, peel and soft brown sugar and cinnamon in a pan and simmer until tender.