How to Make Cranberry Sauce at Home

Cranberry Sauce

With the coming festive vibes for the upcoming Thanksgiving and Christmas, the cranberry sauce recipe is a must-share recipe. Cranberry Sauce is a light, bright and healthy sauce. It compliments best with various types of meat like chicken, turkey, pork and ham. This sauce is the best blend of sweetness and tanginess.

Cranberry sauce gives a lightness to Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner and it adds a delectable flavor. I wouldn’t say I like canned cranberry sauce after I made this sauce at home. I hope you give it a try as it is a super easy recipe to make.

Cranberry sauce can be made by boiling sugar, orange juice and water. Add cranberries, salt, cinnamon stick and orange peel to the mixture. Cook it until the berries have popped. Cool and serve!

This was just an overview of the recipe and the detailed recipe is mentioned below. Now, let’s gather the ingredients required for making the recipe. Before that, check out the other sauce recipes as well.

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Cranberry Sauce recipe

Cranberry Sauce Recipe

With the coming festive vibes for the upcoming Thanksgiving and Christmas, the cranberry sauce recipe is a must-share recipe. Cranberry Sauce is a light, bright and healthy sauce. It compliments best with various types of meat like chicken, turkey, pork and ham. This sauce is the best blend of sweetness and tanginess.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 2 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 12 mins
Course Dips and Sauces
Cuisine American
Servings 4 people
Calories 100 kcal

Equipment

  • Saucepan
  • Bowl

Ingredients
  

  • ¾ cup Sugar
  • ½ cup Orange Juice
  • ½ cup Water
  • 12 oz Fresh Cranberries
  • Pinch Salt
  • 1 Cinnamon Stick
  • 1 piece Orange Peel

Instructions
 

  • Take a saucepan to it add sugar, orange juice and water. Boil it over a medium flame. Stir it till the sugar dissolves.
  • To this mixture, add the rest of the ingredients – cranberries, salt, cinnamon stick and orange peel.
  • Stir it continuously over medium flame. 
  • Cook it until all or most of the cranberries have popped. It should take 10 minutes.
  • Let it cool down for a minimum of 30 minutes. 
  • Cover and refrigerate until the sauce is ready to use.

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Nutrition

Calories: 100kcalCarbohydrates: 25gSodium: 2mgPotassium: 67mgFiber: 2gSugar: 21gVitamin A: 551IUVitamin C: 14.2mgCalcium: 9mgIron: 0.2mg
Keyword American, Cranberry Sauce, Dips, Sauces
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