1 46-ounce can apricot nectar
3 cups orange juice
1/2 cup brown sugar, packed
2 tablespoons lemon juice
3 sticks cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon whole cloves
In slow-cooking pot, combine apricot nectar, orange juice, brown sugar and lemon juice. Tie cinnamon and cloves in small cheesecloth bag; add to juices. Cover and heat on low for 2-5 hours. Serve hot from pot. Makes 12 servings.
1 pork shoulder roast, 3 to 4 lbs, trimmed
1/2 tsp salt
1/4 tsp pepper
1 can frozen orange juice concentrate, thawed (6 oz)
1/4 cup brown sugar
1/8 tsp ground nutmeg
1/8 tsp ground allspice
3 tablespoons flour mixed with 3 tablespoons cold water Place roast in slow cooker/Crock Pot; sprinkle with salt and pepper. Combine juice concentrate, brown sugar, nutmeg, and allspice; pour over roast. Cover and cook on high for 1 hour. Reduce heat to low and cook for 8 hours. Before serving, skim juices and pour cooking liquid into a small saucepan. Whisk in the flour-water mixture. Bring to a boil, stirring, and continue cooking until thickened. Serve gravy with the pork roast.
7 c. apple cider
2 c. orange juice
1/2 c. honey
6 whole cloves
1 apple, peeled
1 orange, sliced
Combine all ingredients in crockpot. Heat on high for 2 hours, then keep warm on low.
4 pork chops, loin (1-inch thick)
1 tablespoon pecans, finely chopped
1 1/2 to 2 cups corn bread stuffing, prepared
2 tablespoons melted butter
1/4 cup corn syrup, light
1/3 cup orange juice
1/2 teaspoon orange peel, grated
Have butcher cut a pocket or with a sharp knife cut a horizontal slit in side of each chop forming a pocket for stuffing. Combine stuffing with butter, 1/4 teaspoon of salt, orange juice and pecans. Fill pockets with stuffing. Sprinkle pork chops with salt and pepper. Place in Crock Pot. Brush with mixture of corn syrup and orange peel. Cover and cook on low for 6 to 8 hours.
Uncover; turn control to high, brush with corn syrup and orange peel mixture again, and cook another 15 to 20 minutes.
1 can frozen orange juice concentrate, 6 oz
1/2 cup orange juice
1 tablespoon grated orange peel
1 medium onion, chopped
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper
1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
1 1/4 teaspoons ground coriander
1/4 teaspoon cumin
3 1/2 pounds bottom round or chuck roast
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 tablespoon butter
2 tablespoons cornstarch
1/4 cup water
1/2 cup Madeira wine
2 oranges, sliced
In a medium bowl, combine orange juice concentrate, orange juice, orange peel, onions, salt, pepper, cloves, coriander and cumin. Pour mixture over chuck roast and allow to marinate overnight (at least 6 hours) in the refrigerator. Remove meat from marinade; reserve liquid.
Heat oil and butter in a large skillet on high; brown meat on all sides. Transfer meat to the slow cooker/Crock Pot and pour reserved marinade on top. Cover and cook on low for 9 to 11 hours, or until meat is tender. Remove to a warm platter and prepare sauce.
Turn slow cooker/Crock Pot to high. Combine cornstarch and water; stir into the sauce mix. Add Madeira and orange slices and continue cooking for 15 minutes. Taste and adjust seasonings. Pour sauce over meat.