In need of some scrumptious cranberry recipes? If you want to get your hands on some cranberry goodness, then you must try these recipes!
Cranberry recipes are not only packed with flavor, but also are full of antioxidants and extremely good for our health. And because of its natural tartness, cranberries add a unique touch to your holiday meal. So, here are 18 ideas to wrangle more cranberries into your meals.
18 Simple Cranberry Recipes To Make For The Holidays
With Autumn in full swing and Thanksgiving almost here, I keep on dreaming up tasting the sweet and zesty flavor of cranberry sauce. Do you get that too? A certain craving you just can’t get out of your system? Since I wasn’t planning on waiting until Thanksgiving to satisfy it, I decided to make a few dishes with cranberry. From cranberry bread to homemade cranberry sauce, you’ll get your fill with any from this list.
1. Homemade Cranberry Sauce
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Looking for a quick and easy cranberry sauce recipe? Well, here it is. See how you can make it here.
2. Cranberry Butter
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If you don’t want the sauce, then grab your crockpot and make this yummy cranberry butter. This recipe would be absolutely fabulous with homemade biscuits!
3. Cranberry Almond Energy Bites
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Get more energy by making this protein packed energy bites. It’s a great way to start your day. Get the recipe here.
4. Cranberry Chicken Salad Wrap
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Want something that will make lunch more interesting? Check this wrap recipe here. This recipe is loaded with plenty of protein, fiber and healthy fats to give you the energy you need to conquer your day!
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5. Cranberry Apple Ginger Juice
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Fresh cranberries, sweet apples, and spicy gingers are a comforting combination of sweet and spicy flavors – really shouts “happy holidays! It’s a perfect addition to our morning juice.
6. Apple Cranberry Walnut Salad
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For the health-conscious, make this fresh autumn salad to enjoy any time of the day. You can have this delicious food without feeling guilty at all.
7. Cranberry Cream Cheese Spread
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Cranberry cream cheese spread is a great addition to your turkey sandwiches. It also makes for the perfect Christmas morning for a delicious spread on a toasted Bagel or waffle. This is a keeper recipe, for sure!
8. Butternut Squash Cranberry Salad
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Isn’t this just the thing you need for fall? Try this butternut squash cranberry recipe and fall in love at first bite.
9. Cranberry Chocolate Chip Blondies
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This blondies recipe will take you back to your childhood. This is also a perfect way to use your fresh cranberries!
10. Soft-Baked White Chocolate Chip Cranberry Cookies
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All your favorite flavors in one soft and yummy cookie. How’s that for a holiday treat? This cookie recipe is one of my guilty pleasures.
11. Easy Cranberry Muffins
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I’m sure you’ll agree this is the easiest muffin recipe you’ve ever made. Great for a festive fall breakfast!
12. Cranberry Oatmeal Bars
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Make a batch tonight and have them for breakfast tomorrow. Having this bar for breakfast everyday is awesome. Get the recipe here.
13. Cranberry Bagels
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In case you’re not feeling like having oatmeal bars, these bagels will hit the spot. Check it out here.
14. Orange Cranberry Bread
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Make this today or for Thanksgiving. It shines in every occasion. See how you can make it here.
15. Vegan Cranberry Scones
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Don’t these scones look mouth-watering? You won’t even realize it’s vegan. Check it out here.
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A no-bake pie that’s not overwhelming. Refresh your guest’s palates with this satisfyingly delicious tart cranberry pie.
17. Cranberry Orange Sorbet
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You’ll be in a for a treat after making this delicious sorbet. Life is beautiful indeed with a bowl of Cranberry orange sorbet.
18. Frozen Cranberry Orange Smoothie
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Boost your immunity with this smoothie recipe. It’s anti-oxidant, dairy-free and did I mention it’s delicious? Get the recipe here.
Can’t get enough of cranberry recipes? Why not try this apple and cranberry crumble from Gordon Ramsay himself?
So easy right? These cranberry recipe are extremely delicious. Plus, so easy and so good – that is the only way to describe these recipes. And these are sure to please the entire family this holiday.
Which of these cranberry recipes will you make this weekend? Let us know in the comments section below.