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Orange Cream Sauce

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Ingredients
  Oranges 1 Large (Or 2 Small Sized)
  Sugar lumps 5
  Double cream 1⁄4 Pint, lightly whipped
For custard:
  Milk 1⁄4 Pint
  Caster sugar 1 Teaspoon
  Egg yolks 2 , mixed with 1 teaspoon arrowroot
  Arrowroot 1 Teaspoon, mixed with egg yolks
Directions

GETTING READY
1) Make the custard and set aside to cool.

MAKING
2) From half the orange, thinly pare the rind and chop finely into shreds.
3) Place in a saucepan and simmer till tender. Drain and set aside.
4) Using lump sugar, rub them all over the second half of orange and extract all the zest.
5) When each lump is completely saturated with the zest oil, place in a small bowl.
6) Juice the oranges and pour 5 tablespoons of this juice over the sugar lumps.
7) Stir till the sugar dissolves.
8) Stir in the orange syrup into the cream and the cold custard and the chopped orange rind.

SERVING
9) Serve over fish fillets and steamed asparagus.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Dish: 
Sauce
Ingredient: 
Orange
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
25 Minutes
Ready In: 
35 Minutes

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