Snapguide
STEPS
INGREDIENTS

seed and slice kumquats into quarters lengthwise

combine 1 part sugar and 2 parts water

combine 1 part sugar and 2 parts water

bring to a boil over moderate heat and stir until sugar is dissolved

bring to a boil over moderate heat and stir until sugar is dissolved

add kumquats and let simmer for about 15 or 20 minutes, stirring often

add kumquats and let simmer for about 15 or 20 minutes, stirring often

when the kumquats are tender and shiny and the sugar water is syrupy, remove kumquats with a slotted spoon and let dry in a single layer

when the kumquats are tender and shiny and the sugar water is syrupy, remove kumquats with a slotted spoon and let dry in a single layer

candied kumquats are great on chocolate cupcakes! use the kumquat-infused simple syrup in cocktails

candied kumquats are great on chocolate cupcakes! use the kumquat-infused simple syrup in cocktails

  • kumquats
  • sugar
  • heavy skillet