25 Cranberry Recipes You Can Eat All Year Round

These recipes are berry delicious!

September 26, 2017
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Now you can enjoy your favorite berry without waiting for Thanksgiving! From breakfast to lunch and from dinner to dessert, these recipes are easy to prepare, but remarkably delicious.

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Try our recipes below and get cooking!

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Coconut-Cranberry Soup

When you find an unlikely mix—like that of coconut and cranberry—you'll get a hearty soup that closely resembles your favorite Thanksgiving side.

Get the Coconut-Cranberry Soup recipe from Bulletproof: The Cookbook

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Cranberry-Ginger Spiced Cider

Your holiday party-goers warm to this soothing cider. Accented with a festive mix of cranberries and ginger, it's the perfect drink for lounging by the fire or making a celebratory toast.

Get the Cranberry-Ginger Spiced Cider recipe from The Sugar Solution Cookbook

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Curried Chicken Salad Sandwich with Cranberries & Pine Nuts

This hearty chicken salad recipe provides whole grain carbs, filling fiber, and plenty of protein, and will provide the energy you need to get through the rest of your day.

Get the Curried Chicken Salad Sandwich with Cranberries & Pine Nuts recipe from Runner's World Cookbook

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Cranberry Ketchup

Serve as topping for hot or cold poultry.

Get the Cranberry Ketchup recipe from The Rodale Whole Foods Cookbook

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Cranberry Salad

A can of whole-berry cranberry sauce can be used in this recipe, but then omit the sugar.

Get the Cranberry Salad recipe from The Church Supper Cookbook

 
 
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Cranberry Bread

This is the best recipe for giving a satisfying sweet end to a light meal, particularly if you like cinnamon.

Get the Cranberry Bread recipe from Eat Up Slim Down Annual Recipes 2003

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Cranberry Macaroons

Traditional macaroons feature almonds or coconut. These scrumptious goodies have both plus cranberries and chocolate-covered raisins for added visual and flavor appeal.

Get the Cranberry Macaroons recipe from Cookies, Brownies, Muffins and More

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Pear And Cranberry Sauce

Trim your Thanksgiving turkey in style with this refreshing cranberry sauce. It requires minimal hands-on time.

Get the Pear And Cranberry Sauce recipe from Prevention's Health Guaranteed Cookbook

 
 
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Sweet-Tart Cranberry Muffins

It's love at first bite when you sample these muffins. Dates provide sweetness; cranberries, the tartness.

Get the Sweet-Tart Cranberry Muffins recipe from Cookies, Brownies, Muffins and More

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Cranberry-Orange Coffee Cake

This Cranberry-Orange Coffee Cake is dense, rich, and absolutely delectable.

Get the Cranberry-Orange Coffee Cake recipe from The New Classics Cookbook

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Walnut-Cranberry Biscotti

The combination of walnuts, chocolate chips, and cranberries in this biscotti is simply perfect.

Get the Walnut-Cranberry Biscotti recipe from Turn Up Your Fat Burn!

 
 
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Pear and Cranberry Crisp

You'll never look at any other crisp the same way again. This Pear and Cranberry Crisp will take your breath away.

Get the Pear and Cranberry Crisp recipe from 2011 Eat up Slim Down!

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Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

The cranberries in this oatmeal cookie add the perfect touch of sweetness.

Get the Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies recipe from The Skinny Carbs Diet

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Cranberry Bean Burritos

Why go for the expected pinto bean in a burrito? Cranberry beans or any bean with the same mild, meaty taste--are delicious here.

Get the Cranberry Bean Burritos recipe from The Rodale Whole Foods Cookbook

 
 
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Apple And Cranberry Crisp

Make sure you cook this crisp at least ten minutes before you dig in.

Get the Apple And Cranberry Crisp recipe from Diabetes Breakthroughs 2009 Decadent Desserts

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Sour Cream-Cranberry Muffins

Sour cream in muffins? Why not? Here, it replaces the usual buttermilk for a mellow flavor that nicely offsets the cranberries.

Get the Sour Cream-Cranberry Muffins recipe from Cookies, Brownies, Muffins and More

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Cranberry-Apricot Pork Roast

With the spices and citrus redolent of the winter celebrations, this roast is auspicious enough to grace a holiday table.

Get the Cranberry-Apricot Pork Roast recipe from Prevention's Diabetes Diet Cookbook

 
 
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Fresh Cranberry Relish

Pro tip: Cover and refrigerate for at least 2 hours before serving.

Get the Fresh Cranberry Relish recipe from Prevention's The Healthy Cook

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Cranberry-Walnut Date Bread

Fresh cranberries are widely available in the fall and, because of their firm shells, keep very well in the freezer.

Get the Cranberry-Walnut Date Bread recipe from Prevention's Low-Fat, Low-Cost Cookbook

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Chocolate-Cranberry Quesadilla

This quesadilla is guaranteed to stop a chocolate attack in its tracks. Tart cranberries and cinnamon offer just the right contrast to rich melted chocolate.

Get the Chocolate-Cranberry Quesadilla recipe from Flat Belly Diet! Cookbook

 
 
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Roasted Apple-Cranberry Strudel

High-fiber foods don't have to be boring! Granny Smith apples and cranberries give this strudel a tangy kick.

Get the Roasted Apple-Cranberry Strudel recipe from Prevention's the Sugar Solution Cookbook

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Chicken With Cranberry-Orange Sauce

A sweet-tart sauce bathes tender chicken thighs. For a special presentation, use boneless, skinless breasts in place of the thighs.

Get the Chicken With Cranberry-Orange Sauce recipe from Beat the Clock Chicken 

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Wild Rice And Cranberry Stuffing

This Wild Rice And Cranberry Stuffing makes a great side at the Thanksgiving table.

Get the Wild Rice And Cranberry Stuffing recipe from Prevention's The Healthy Cook

 
 
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Cranberry-Pecan Rice Pudding

Pecan rice is a type of aromatic rice with a distinctly nutty flavor. If you can't find it, basmati rice is a good substitute.

Get the Cranberry-Pecan Rice Pudding recipe from The Rodale Whole Foods Cookbook

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Cranberry-Pecan Scones

Whip up a batch of these nutty, fruity scones on the weekend and wrap the leftovers individually in plastic wrap before storing in the freezer.

Get the Cranberry-Pecan Scones recipe from Flat Belly Diet! Cookbook

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