Classic Christmas Cranberry Sauce Recipe

Recipe courtesy of BerryWorld.

Classic Christmas Cranberry Sauce Recipe

Classic Christmas Cranberry Sauce Recipe. Hello friends. Are you looking for some traditional Christmas recipes? Cranberry sauce anyone? So tasty!

Celebrate the festive season with the quintessential accompaniment to your holiday feast – a Classic Christmas Cranberry Sauce.

This in-depth recipe guides you through the art of creating a perfect blend of tartness and sweetness, as fresh cranberries simmer to perfection with orange zest, and sugar.

Vegetarian, Dairy Free, Nut Free, Gluten Free. This delicious yet simple cranberry sauce recipe uses minimal ingredients but is a real hit when it comes to flavour.

Table Of Contents:

  • Firstly, Classic Christmas Cranberry Sauce Ingredients.
  • Secondly, Classic Christmas Cranberry Sauce Method.
  • Thirdly, Other Recipe Ideas.

Classic Christmas Cranberry Sauce:

Also perfect with your Christmas dinner or used as an accompaniment to other dishes.

So elevate your holiday table with the vibrant ruby-red hues and irresistible aroma of homemade cranberry sauce, adding a burst of flavour that complements the richness of roasted meats and festive trimmings.

Beyond its delicious taste, this sauce doubles as a visual centerpiece, enhancing the festive ambiance of your Christmas spread. Crafted with care and tradition, this Classic Christmas Cranberry Sauce is a must-have addition to your holiday table, promising a symphony of flavours that will linger in the memories of your festive gatherings for years to come.

Makes: 1 Litre

Prep time: 5 mins

Cook time: 20 mins

What You Will Need:

  • 300g light Muscovado sugar
  • 300ml orange juice
  • 800g fresh cranberries

How To Make:

  1. Firstly, put the sugar and juice into a jam pan or large heavy-based saucepan.
  2. Bring to a simmer and allow to bubble until the sugar has dissolved.
  3. Add the cranberries to the pan and stir well. Return to the boil and cook for 10 minutes so that the cranberries burst and the sauce thickens and becomes jammy.
  4. Allow to cool a little and, if desired, use a stick blender to whizz to a smooth consistency.
  5. Last but not least, transfer to sterilised jars and keep in the fridge for up to 2 weeks.
Classic Christmas Cranberry Sauce

Classic Christmas Cranberry Sauce:

Classic Christmas Cranberry Sauce. Share the joy of the season with a dollop of this exquisite sauce, a true taste of the warmth and flavours of Christmas.

So what do you think of this classic Christmas Cranberry Sauce recipe? Do you fancy trying some? Recipe courtesy of BerryWorld.

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Cranberry Glazed Christmas Ham:

Secondly, Cranberry Glazed Christmas Ham. Dairy Free, Nut Free. Secondly a classic Christmas recipe but this version maximises the festive flavours for minimal input. Rather than boiling the gammon then baking it, this recipe slow cooks in the oven which results in beautifully succulent ham and less washing up. Topped with cranberries, spices, maple and orange it really is maximum Christmas. Cranberry Glazed Christmas Ham.

Cranberry Sausage Rolls. Thirdly, switch up standard sausage rolls to include cranberries and sage for the ultimate Christmas nibble. Cranberry Sausage Rolls.

Toffee BerryWorld Cranberry Puddings. Fourthly, not quite as rich and sweet as sticky toffee puddings but just as delicious. Also ideal for a quick weekend pudding any time of the year. Toffee BerryWorld Cranberry Puddings.

Alternative Christmas Cakes:

Alternative Christmas Cakes: Gifts For Christmas. Fifthly, are you looking for something a little different to bake this year? Also, how sweet are these Christmas cupcakes? A tasty original alternative to Christmas cake. Perfect for gifts for your guests. Alternative Christmas Cakes: Gifts For Christmas.

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  1. Ruth
    5 November 2018 / 17:13

    I have never made my own so I will try to this year.

    • 11 November 2018 / 18:58

      Hope you get to try some.