Category Archives: More than oranges ….

Important information and useful tips regarding oranges

Zero food waste strategy

Everything we sell we have grown ourselves. And when you grow something you become fond of it. That's why we try to make sure that all the fruit ends up being used. When we think that one of our fruits is not going to reach its ... Continue reading

How much water do we need to produce 1kg of oranges?

The average water consumption of our adult orange groves is about 3,000 cubic meters per hectare. In our orchard, we produce on average 35,000 kilos of organically cultivated oranges per hectare which would give us about 86 liters per ... Continue reading

Gazpacho with tomatoes from El Carmen

[embed]https://youtu.be/yzRtNlkNc2Q[/embed] Ingredients 100 ml of extra virgin olive oil 30 ml of sherry vinegar 1 kg of ripe red tomatoes 1 clove of garlic 1 small onion 150 g of white wheat bread (one or two ... Continue reading

A walk through the orchard

Angel opens an old beehive where he stores his pick, spade and sickle - his daily companions in the orchard. He looks up to the sky and you can guess that he enjoys working with the sun warming up is back. However, these springlike ... Continue reading

10 ways – never waste again!

We love eating our oranges! However, we understand that sometimes it can be hard to consume all of them before they begin to spoil. If you like to consume your oranges on the way to work or on a journey or if you are always looking ... Continue reading

The orange anatomy!

How many times have you cut into an orange? Probably more times than you can count! However, have you ever examined it more closely? We will dissect one of our oranges with the precision of a surgeon, and we will explain in detail all ... Continue reading

Orange portwine ice cream

This lovely recipe is going to allow us to enjoy this increasing temperatures.  German friend sent it to us and we had to share it with you! The ingredients for the ice-cream are:  -          3 Oranges (seedless) -          1 ... Continue reading

Orange, strawberry, kiwi and lettuce juice

Lettuce, kiwi, orange and strawberry are going to be the ingredients for this new recipe. We strongly encourage you to try this one because of its high nutritional value. Incorporating some greens in to your daily diet is key if ... Continue reading

Orange and pineapple

In this week's recipe we want to introduce a really healthy fruit which in combination with the orange forms a very tasty drink. The fruit we are talking about is pineapple.  The countries that produces pineapples is Costa Rica. The ... Continue reading

Grapefruit and Orange juice

We hope you are ready to prepare another delicious juice this weekend.  You might have noticed that for the past few days we have been pretty excited at Naranjas del Carmen due to our Grapefruits which we could finally pick. Our ... Continue reading