Kitchen Tricks: Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice

From navel to Cara Cara, you can have fresh squeezed orange juice every day of the week.

Ever wonder why your fresh squeezed navel orange juice tastes bitter after its been sitting around for a little bit? Blame limonin. Limonin is a bitter compound found in most citrus but especially in navels oranges that increases in concentration the longer it sits. So, drink that juice quick, or use varieties that have less limonin for juicing, like Cara Cara navels, Valencias, or blood oranges.

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