Orange crisps

servings4
30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 orange, cut into slices
  • 200g of caster sugar
  • 200ml of water
  • 1 star anise

Method

1
Preheat the oven to 100°C/lowest gas mark
2
To make the syrup, combine the sugar and water in a saucepan and bring to the boil
  • 200g of caster sugar
  • 200ml of water
3
Once the sugar has dissolved, remove from the heat and add the sliced orange
  • 1 orange, cut into slices
4
Add the star anise to the pan and cook for 20 minutes over a low heat, until the syrup is shiny and translucent. Remove from the heat and allow to cool
  • 1 star anise
5
Remove the orange slices from the syrup and lay out onto greaseproof paper. Place in the oven for 3 hours to dry out completely, then remove and leave to cool before using