oven dried


citrus slices

for cocktails, tea & more!

about the recipe

Oven dried citrus is a great way to decorate for the Holidays or add a special touch to cocktails or desserts.  To learn how to dehydrate citrus slices in the oven keep on reading!



thinly sliced citrus of choice

limes, lemons, grapefruit & oranges can all be dried in the oven or air fryer

step 1

thinly slice the citrus into 1/4"-1/8" pieces

step 2

gently pat the slices with a paper towel if they are very juicy

step 3

place the slices in a single layer on a wire rack

step 4

place the rack on a large baking pan


set the oven to 175F (or the lowest setting) and dry the citrus.

drying times

drying time varies per fruit & the thickness of the slices

lemons 2-3 hrs

lime  2-3 hrs

oranges 3-4 hrs

grapefruit 4-5+ hrs


use in tea or as a cocktail garnish!

get the recipe + more tips, tricks & uses!