I also wanted to be able to make Fair Trade and/or vegan chocolate oranges for friends with refined tastes and/or ethics.In this Instructable, I will make Fair Trade milk chocolate orange truffles with candied orange skins on the outside. However, I will give guidelines for making vegan chocolate oranges.
As a special bonus, you will also learn about my quirky culinary improvisations, such as my iron skillet double boiler and unusual uses for a flat metal grater.
This recipe will make 12 chocolate orange slices. I found that 6 slices together make enough of a sphere to suggest an orange.
Although I think of chocolate oranges as a Christmas treat, they might also be a nice romantic gesture for a sweetheart or media naranja. Please, if you don't know about the phrase "media naranja" or "orange half," look it up! It's adorable!
In this Instructable you will learn to make Orange chocolate "ganache" (Steps 1-3) and Candied orange peels (Steps 4-7)
Then you will assemble everything into a chocolate orange with candied peel (Step 8).
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