Decorate with fruit is easy and fun. It is suitable for any decor and makes her figure in every situation. It ‘a way as any to recover the old fruit that would otherwise end up in the trash. Instead making it dry even dents will be beautiful effect.

You need:

* Fruit
* Icing sugar
* Colored ribbons or transparent nylon
* A little ‘fantasy

Retrieve the old fruit. They are good oranges, lemons, grapefruit, apples and pears. But there is no limit to the experimentation! Cut into fretting not doing too thin sections pleasing to the eye.
And as oranges are better cut horizontally while apples and pears in vertical sections.

For the drying process can be done in two ways: in the oven or in the sun. In the sun or on a radiator it takes at least two weeks and I recommend flip them every day. oven in about two hours they are ready citrus, a little ‘less apples and pears. ‘s proceed in order. Put the slices of fruit in a baking pan covered with parchment paper. With a strainer sprinkle with icing sugar, serve to give shine to the finished product. Put them in the oven at 120 ° C (maximum) and turn occasionally. If they lose water in the pan dry it with paper towels.

dried-food

The ideal is to make this work in the evening and leave in the oven until the morning so as to get the job done without wasting electricity. Once ready you can hang them with colored ribbons or nylon thread with hot glue or making small holes. ‘m adorable knobs on the kitchen cabinets or hung on the tendon. In the bedrooms would be nice to use them with a composition like wind chimes. For the holiday season you can hang with red ribbons to your Christmas tree.