Cranberry sauce recipe

less than 30 mins

For best results make this simple cranberry sauce a few days in advance to let the flavours mingle. If liked, you can also add a little port.

less than 30 mins


Combine the sugar and orange juice in a large saucepan and bring to the boil.

Stir in the cranberries and clementine zest (if using), then simmer until the cranberries are tender but still holding their shape – this will take about 5 minutes if using frozen cranberries and a little longer if using fresh.

Refrigerate until needed, the sauce will thicken as it cools.

Remove from the fridge an hour before serving. If it is more convenient to make it further in advance,

The sauce will keep in the fridge for up to one week and can be frozen. Defrost for 24 hours at room temperature.

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