21 Delicious Cranberry Recipes
Cranberry-Orange Pancakes with Cranberry-Maple Syrup
Cranberry-Pistachio White Chocolate Bark with Sea Salt
Microwaving the chocolate helps keep the temperature below 92°, ideal for tempering. Use the best-quality white chocolate you can find (not those labeled "baking chips").
Put an autumn spin on a classic cocktail with fresh or frozen cranberries. A fruit-forward red wine, such as a Beaujolais or Zinfandel, works best for this recipe.
- Recipe: Cranberry Sangria
Asian Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Cranberries
Brighten your table with this festive and healthful side dish. Asian chili-garlic sauce gives the sprouts a lively kick.
Cranberry-Orange Tart with Browned Butter Crust
For a pretty presentation, top the tart with sugared cranberries: Steep whole berries in simple syrup in the refrigerator 8 hours, then roll in sugar and let stand 1 hour to dry.
This festive cocktail offers a delightful new way to consume one of fall's sweetest fruits. Be sure you build in time to refrigerate the gin, cranberry, and sugar mixture at least overnight.
- Recipe: Cranberry Negroni
Oatmeal Cookies with Orange-Soaked Cranberries
Orange liqueur and orange zest combined with cranberries add bright, juicy flavor to the traditional oatmeal cookie. Serve with a refreshing glass of milk.
Grilled Shrimp with Fresh Cranberry Salsa
Sweet, fresh cranberry salsa takes the place of traditional cocktail sauce in this tasty appetizer, sure to impress guests.
Honeycomb Spiral Ham
Sweet honeycomb and chopped dried cranberries pack a flavorful punch in this succulent spiral ham.
- Recipe: Honeycomb Spiral Ham
Mixed Greens with Goat Cheese, Cranberries, and Walnuts
This quick and easy salad topped with crunchy walnuts, luscious goat cheese, and tart cranberries is a delicious way to welcome fall.
Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies
Sweet, tart cranberries blend perfectly with chewy oatmeal in these cookies. They're sure to be a hit with the kids too!
- Recipe: Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies
Alder-roasted Salmon with Dill and Cranberries
Cranberries and chopped dill create a festive topping for baked salmon, great for when guests are over. You can also cook in a covered grill over high heat.
Nantucket Cranberry-White Chocolate Cookies
These decorative treats are sure to be the talk of your next party. Drizzle the white chocolate over the baked cookies, or let the kids create a fun pattern.
Cranberry BBQ Meatballs
Cranberry jelly is the secret to these sweet and savory BBQ meatballs. Pair with our Cranberry Negroni for a festive and filling starter menu.
- Recipe: Cranberry BBQ Meatballs
Halibut with Cranberry-Lime Chutney
All you need is 35 minutes to prepare this company-worthy fish entrée. Opt for fresh U.S. Pacific halibut for a sustainable choice.
Cranberry and Pistachio Brownie Bites
Nutty pistachios and sweet dried cranberries combine in these two-bite brownies. Wrap them in cellophane bags with ribbon as a thoughtful (and tasty!) gift.
Put a festive spin on this traditional cocktail with marinated cranberries, cranberry juice, and mint syrup.
- Recipe: Holiday Mojito
Oven-roasted Halibut with Cranberry Chutney
Add flavor to bland halibut with bright cranberry chutney. Chopped jalepeño pepper, onion, and black pepper give it a kick!
Black Pepper Chèvre Pastries on Mixed Winter Greens with Cranberry-Port Vinaigrette and Candied Pecans
A Cranberry-Port Vinaigrette, made with cranberry compote, enhances the flavor of savory black pepper chèvre pastries in this sophisticated dish.
Apricot Cranberry Relish
Combine two sweet and tangy fall fruits like cranberries and apricots and you'll end up with this deliciously addicting relish. Try serving it with your Thanksgiving meal in place of the traditional cranberry sauce.
- Recipe: Apricot Cranberry Relish
Cranberry-Balsamic Glazed Pork Rack with Fennel, Apples, and Pears
Impress your guests with a main dish that looks as good as it tastes. The deeply flavorful glaze can be made up to 1 day ahead of time.