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Sugar-Free Homemade Orange and Ginger Cinnamon Sauce

Sugar-Free Homemade Orange and Ginger Cinnamon Sauce

Protein

0.2g

CARBS

4g

Fat

0.1g

Cal

14kcal

Prep time

10 minutes

Cook time

20 minutes

Resting time

0 minutes

Total time

30 minutes
A glass bowl filled with thick, vibrant orange and ginger cinnamon sauce, surrounded by fresh oranges and ginger on a wooden table.
This Homemade Orange and Ginger Cinnamon Sauce is a delightful combination of zesty oranges, warming ginger, and aromatic cinnamon. It's specially crafted without any added sugars or honey, making it a perfect choice for those monitoring their sugar intake. Its natural sweetness and robust flavours make it an excellent addition to a variety of dishes.

This recipe is part of our 11 Alternative Healthy Christmas Recipes Series

In a world where sugar-laden condiments are the norm, the quest for healthier alternatives becomes not just a preference, but a necessity. That’s where this Homemade Orange and Ginger Cinnamon Sauce steps in – a vibrant, sugar-free concoction that promises to tantalize your taste buds without the guilt.

Why This Sauce is a Game-Changer

What makes this Sugar-Free Homemade Orange and Ginger Cinnamon Sauce stand out is its ingenious blend of natural ingredients. It leverages the innate sweetness of oranges, the spicy warmth of ginger, and the aromatic allure of cinnamon. This sauce is not just a treat for the palate but also a nod to wholesome eating.

The Versatility of Sugar-free Homemade Orange and Ginger Cinnamon Sauce

The beauty of this sauce lies in its versatility. Whether you’re drizzling it over a warm slice of gluten-free bread, using it as a glaze for roasted meats, or adding a spoonful to your morning oatmeal, it infuses a unique flavour profile that’s hard to resist. It’s a perfect match for various cuisines and meals, transcending traditional culinary boundaries.

Recipe Rundown

  • Prep Time: 10 mins | Cook Time: 20 mins
  • Servings: approx. 1 cup
  • Ingredients: Fresh orange juice and zest, grated ginger, cinnamon, a pinch of salt, and optional corn starch for thickening.
  • Instructions: A simple process of combining, simmering, and optional thickening to achieve the perfect consistency.
  • Variations: Spice it up with cayenne pepper, add a twist with lemon zest, or infuse herbal notes with rosemary.

A Healthy Choice

What sets this sauce apart is its commitment to health. By eschewing added sugars and honey, it becomes a staple for those on a diabetic-friendly, paleo, or gluten-free diet. It’s a testament to the fact that sacrificing sugar doesn’t mean sacrificing flavour.

Your New Culinary Companion

Imagine a sauce that complements your breakfast, becomes an ally in your lunchtime salads, and transforms your dinner entrees. That’s the magic of our Sugar-Free Orange and Ginger Cinnamon Sauce. It’s more than just a condiment; it’s a journey of flavours, a celebration of natural sweetness, and a tribute to healthy living.

In Conclusion

As you embrace this sugar-free, flavour-packed sauce, you’re not just choosing a healthier alternative; you’re redefining your culinary experiences. It’s not just about what you’re avoiding (sugar) but what you’re embracing – a world of vibrant flavours, natural ingredients, and endless possibilities.

So, why wait? Unleash the full potential of your dishes with this exquisite Homemade Orange and Ginger Cinnamon Sauce. It’s not just a recipe; it’s a revolution on your plate!

A glass bowl filled with thick, vibrant orange and ginger cinnamon sauce, surrounded by fresh oranges and ginger on a wooden table.

Sugar-Free Homemade Orange and Ginger Cinnamon Sauce

This homemade orange and ginger cinnamon sauce is a delightful blend of fresh flavors, perfect for adding a zesty twist to various dishes. Made without any added sugars or honey, it's a healthier option that doesn't compromise on taste.
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
0 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Course Prep, Side Dish
Cuisine Fusion
Servings 12 serves
Calories 14 kcal

Equipment

  • 1 Saucepan

Ingredients

  • 300 ml Orange juice (freshly squeezed, from approx. 3 oranges)
  • 10 g Orange zest
  • 5 g Ginger (grated)
  • 2 g Cinnamon powder
  • 2 g Corn flour (optional, for thickening)
  • 125 ml Water
  • 10 g Erythritol Sweetener (or Stevia Sweetener, optional)
  • 5 g Salt

Instructions
 

  • If you are starting with fresh oranges, begin by juicing and zesting the oranges.
  • In a saucepan, combine the 300 ml Orange juice, 10 g Orange zest, 5 g Ginger, and 2 g Cinnamon powder.
  • Add 5 g Salt to enhance the flavours. Add 10 g Erythritol Sweetener if you like it sweeter.
  • Bring the mixture to a simmer over medium heat.
  • Stir occasionally.
  • (Optional): For a thicker sauce, dissolve 2 g Corn flour in 125 ml Water and slowly add to the saucepan, stirring constantly.
  • Once the sauce has reached the desired consistency, remove from heat and allow it to cool.
  • Serve with your favourite dishes.

Notes

Spicy Kick: Add a small pinch of cayenne pepper for a spicy twist.
Citrus Twist: Mix in lemon or lime zest for added citrus flavour.
Herbal Note: Include a sprig of rosemary or thyme during simmering for an herbal touch.

Nutrition

Nutrition Facts
Sugar-Free Homemade Orange and Ginger Cinnamon Sauce
Serving Size
 
30 ml
Amount per Serving
Calories
14
% Daily Value*
Protein
 
0.2
g
0
%
Fat
 
0.1
g
0
%
Saturated Fat
 
0.01
g
0
%
Polyunsaturated Fat
 
0.01
g
Monounsaturated Fat
 
0.01
g
Carbohydrates
 
4
g
1
%
Sugar
 
2
g
2
%
Fiber
 
0.2
g
1
%
Sodium
 
162
mg
7
%
Potassium
 
57
mg
2
%
Vitamin A
 
56
IU
1
%
Vitamin C
 
14
mg
17
%
Calcium
 
6
mg
1
%
Iron
 
0.1
mg
1
%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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