Originally Posted by Cajun_Tiger33
I'm thinking about making this but I was wondering could I substitute sweet orange peels for the zest with out changing the final taste? If so how much should be the equivalent.
It will definitely affect the taste. With the zest you get the oils and aromatics that taste/smell like a sweet, citrusy orange. Adding orange peel, even the sweet version, will add bitterness, not sweetness.