Easy homemade cranberry sauce {Holiday Favorite}
Recipe type: easy, holiday, side dish
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Serves: 8
  • 1 12 oz bag of cranberries, fresh or frozen
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup sugar
  • * orange juice, optional
  • * spices like cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, optional
  1. Bring water and sugar to a boil. If using orange juice, replace all or part of water with orange juice.
  2. Add cranberries and return to a boil.
  3. Lower heat and simmer for about 15-20 minutes.
  4. Turn heat off and cool.
  5. Cranberry sauce will thicken more as it cools.
  6. Ready to serve or can make ahead and keep several days in fridge.
Recipe by Creative Kitchen at http://creativekitchenadventures.com/2012/12/11/easy-homemade-cranberry-sauce-holiday-favorite/