Crafts made of orange will please the child and home needlewoman. Men will enjoy smoking a fruit shisha. And from the remaining pulp it is proposed to cook a delicious drink
Incredibly fragrant juicy fruits, it turns out,Can be used "for other purposes". Putting a little imagination, from the rind of oranges make original things that can perfectly decorate the interior.
Rosette from orange peel
Such crafts for a long time retain a pleasant citrus aroma, since it is in their shell are the essential oils. Therefore, the flower will create a positive mood in the room for a long time.
Which of the orange to make a rose, depends on the skills of the needlewoman. The thinner the skin from the fetus is cut, the rosier it will be.
The sequence of actions is as follows:
- Skin in the form of a serpentine begin to cut off the ass with a sharp knife. As a result, a sufficiently long curved ribbon, resembling a serpentine, should turn out;
- The tape should be cut in half. Each part is twisted loose;
- The bottom of the roll should be fastened with a toothpick, sinceFrom an orange made flower, otherwise, it will fall apart. If the peel is cut in the form of a wide ribbon, the middle of the lower part can be slightly squeezed up, then the rose will turn out to be more voluminous;
- Having learned to fold and fix a roll,You can make the flower more natural. To do this, it is necessary to cut off the outer edge of the ribbon in the form of petals before folding or simply to give it wave-like outlines;
- Under a thin orange peel of oranges is a white, fairly dense flesh. From it, you can also make roses using the same simple scheme;
- Orange roses look great and evenExude a delicate aroma. And white flowers are not so elegant. I would like to make them more interesting. To do this, you need to dry the flower with your own hands and paint with bright nail varnish, gouache, watercolor paints. Of course, such an article will lose the richness of the flavor of citrus, but it will be kept for a long time;
- Dry roses in a cardboard box, which is placed near the heater. For complete drying, it usually takes two days;
- To make a craft of an orange yourselfLooked more natural, you can cut out small leaves and roll thinly cut skin in the form of tiny buds. Leaflets must be dried, pressing them tightly, otherwise they will turn out to be convex or deformed.
Painted roses are used as aDecorative elements, framing, for example, a frame for photography. Odorless flowers are best used when decorating a fragrant mix made up of dried plant petals. The mixture is filled with a glass or crystal vase and in the upper part is placed flowers made with their own hands.
If you do not want to make orange roses fromPeel, and attract only painted flowers of white flesh, you can remove the fruit from the fruit, and then use it to decorate desserts. For this, the peel is carefully peeled off with a fine grater.
Ready zest mix with sugar and densePut in a small jar, which should be stored in the refrigerator. Knowing how to make orange peel, you can always have at hand a component that is perfectly suitable for the decoration of glasses, cakes, whipped cream.
How to use the remaining oranges
The work on making roses was completed. «Undressed"Oranges, as a rule, are eaten, but it is much better to prepare a home beverage from them.
To prepare juice, you will need:
- 4 oranges without skin;
- 1 kg of sugar;
- 9 liters of boiled water;
- 30 g of citric acid.
Purified and washed oranges are scaldedBoiling water and at night cleaned in the freezer. In the morning frozen fruits are defrosted. To make the process go faster, it is recommended to use a microwave oven. Orange pulp is cut into small pieces and then ground with a blender.
Prepared mass pour 3 liters of cold boiled water and leave alone for 20-30 minutes. This time is quite enough to boil 6 liters of water with sugar and citric acid.
The mass is filtered and the mixed juice is mixed withCooked syrup. The cooled down drink is poured into suitable containers and cleaned in the refrigerator, since the juice made from orange can be drunk in 1-2 hours.
The cake, left after the drink is made from oranges, can be mixed again with sugar and later used as a filling for a home-made tasty pie.
Orange for connoisseurs of hookahs
Not only among handmade craftsmen from orangeAre in great demand. Often the use of fruit resorts hookah lovers. It is believed that replacing the chilim fetus, you can get a rich, original taste of tobacco.
The only drawback of the orange is too tender pulp, from which it is difficult to remove the bones without deforming the fetus. Therefore, smoking will not last long - only 30-40 minutes.
The process itself, how to make an orange on a hookah, is simple:
- First, wash all the details of the hookah underA stream of warm water. Cold water is poured into the flask. Its level should be above the inserted tube by about 3 cm. You can add a little wine, aromatic oils, milk to the water, which will only improve the tobacco fruit taste;
- The top of the orange is cut and the flesh is removed. The shape of the prepared fetus should resemble a bowl and be large enough;
- The bottom of the improvised chilima is covered with foil,In which several holes are pierced. Also, instead of foil, you can use toothpicks, constructing from them a kind of lattice that prevents tobacco from falling into the flask;
- Fruit bowl is filled with unthreaded tobacco. The top part of the fruit is covered with foil with holes or screen with a mesh. Then the bowl is laid in the shaft;
- Coarse coal must be crushed beforehand. Small embers are placed on the screen grid and fired with a special lighter;
- Hookah, usually placed on the floor. Having smoked an aromatic mixture, you can enjoy the fruit and tobacco taste together with your friends. As soon as the fruit hookah burns, it is necessary to pour the coals with water and, having disassembled the device, rinse thoroughly with warm water all its details.
Fans of fruit hookah state the following:
- Fruit juice prevents rapid drying of tobacco, so the process lasts much longer;
- In the fruit bowl put tobacco more than chilim, which also contributes to the duration of smoking hookah;
- Tobacco smolder longer, as the fruit heats up less than chilim.
The habitual fruit can be used for original crafts and smoking, depending on the wishes of the person who bought it.