"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > General Cooking Information > Menu Planning > I only have "these" ingredients...help me be creative
Click Here to Login
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-25-2013, 01:38 PM   #1
Assistant Cook
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 8

My wife bought a box of clementines from the store yesterday. There's no way we'll be able to use them all before they go bad. I would have brought them to work to share if today wasn't Friday.

Is there something that could be made with all these clementines? Perhaps some sort of dessert, or jam? Thanks in advance.


Jase is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-25-2013, 03:34 PM   #2
Chef Extraordinaire
CWS4322's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Rural Ottawa, Ontario
Posts: 12,818
I have juiced them. But, I tend to eat 2-3 at one sitting...When I was a little girl, the adults used to drive up to Winterpeg (that is Winnipeg) from my grandparents' home 18 mi. south of the MB-MN border and Christmas shop on Black Friday. I can remember my grandma bringing home a crate of what we called "mandarin" oranges almost every year. Today they are called clementines. At that time, in Northern MN at the start of winter, these little oranges were such a treat. I don't remember having them as a child except following those trips to Winterpeg. I guess they weren't available at the little Red Owl where we lived in Minnesnowta. And, there was the time I was under the age of 5 and my dad brought fresh pineapples and coconuts home from Hawaii. And, the lobsters that chased me around the kitchen when I was a toddler (~19-20 months old) that my uncle brought back from Boston...early food memories!

My grandma would take the rind and pith off, add them to orange jello, and top the jello with real whipped cream. That was dessert on the Saturday after T'day with my grandma's homemade turkey soup and drop dumplings.

I've got OCD--Obsessive Chicken Disorder!
CWS4322 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-25-2013, 04:41 PM   #3
Chef Extraordinaire
Dawgluver's Avatar
Site Moderator
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 24,598
We have a recent thread:

ISO Ideas For Clementines
She who dies with the most toys, wins.
Dawgluver is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:08 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.