Whoever coined the expression “your eat with your eyes first” must have been looking at blood oranges. I think they are one of the most strikingly beautiful fruits in the world. They look like regular oranges (some have a bit more reddish tinge in their skin), but when you cut into them…Surprise. Beautiful. Brilliant ruby red. Like nothing you’ve ever seen. Although their name doesn’t sound very appetizing, blood oranges are as sweet and delicious as any ripe orange. They’re great just to snack on, but they also make a striking addition to salads, desserts, or beverages because of their amazing deep red color. Continue Reading..