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Fresh Orange Syrup

Yield 2 cups


  • 1 1/3 cups fresh orange juice (about 6 oranges)
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 1/3 cups fresh orange sections (about 3 oranges)

How to Make It

  1. Combine orange juice and sugar in a large nonaluminum skillet. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly until sugar dissolves. Cook 17 minutes or until mixture is reduced to 1 cup. Remove from heat; add butter, stirring until butter melts. Gently stir in orange sections. Serve warm, or cover and chill. Stir gently just before serving. Store in an airtight container in refrigerator.

Christmas with Southern Living 2002