Raised pie topped with cranberries

Cranberry recipes

71 Recipes

Cranberries are so versatile and especially popular at Christmas. Use these tart, vibrant red berries in sauces, stuffing, pies, puddings and more.

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This raised pork, chicken and bacon pie, topped with festive fruit, makes for a magnificent centrepiece for a Christmas or Boxing Day buffet

3 hrs and 20 mins
A challenge
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

No festive meal is complete without cranberry sauce. Try this version, which includes sloe gin for a modern twist on the classic Christmas relish

10 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
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This bittersweet fruity vodka is best served well chilled in shot glasses. It can also be made with other berries like blackcurrants or strawberries.

10 mins
Easy
48 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Making your own cranberry sauce is really easy, and you can do it a few days in advance. Plus, this one calls for only three ingredients

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Get the party started with this refreshing punch. Making fruit ice cubes stops the cranberries from sinking to the bottom of the glass – clever!

10 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
101 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This lovely seasonal dish can be left to bubble away, filling the kitchen with comforting aromas and the promise of supper

2 hrs
Easy
78 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Chutneys are fantastic presents because they really improve with age and go brilliantly with Christmas cheeses and cold meats

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
100 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Combine a few key Christmas flavours here to make a pie that both children and adults will adore

1 hr and 45 mins
More effort
40 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This festive stuffing brings together all the trimmings in one gorgeous mass

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
62 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Forget fiddly stuffing balls, this clever roll tastes delicious, plus its practical shape makes it ultra-simple to slice

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
64 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Comfort food without the calories, easily doubled or tripled to feed a crowd

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These are filled with tangy orange and cranberry, spices and a spiral of grated marzipan. Serve with a cup of coffee as part of a holiday brunch

1 hr and 22 mins
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1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

It wouldn't be Christmas dinner without it! A simple, low fat, classic cranberry sauce to add some fruity flavour to your roast, it couldn't be easier

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

The ultimate treat for all the family

10 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This is a fragrant onepot that lets your oven do all the hard work. If you're Christmas entertaining, serve up this succulent lamb with couscous and yogurt

3 hrs and 40 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
117 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

These crunchy, fruit & nut biscuits are sure to be a family favourite - make ahead and freeze, or wrap up for the perfect homemade gift

30 mins
Easy
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Add a dash of festive spirit to any Christmas party with this vivid red tequila, cranberry and triple sec cocktail, decorated with an orange sugar rim

10 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Middle Eastern flavours of pomegranate molasses and orange zest bring a new dimension to traditional cranberry sauce, with a thick and chunky texture

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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Make this impressive looking pie and keep it in the fridge, ready for a lunch buffet. The simple hot water crust pastry is well worth the effort

3 hrs and 25 mins
A challenge
1 rating 1.0 out of 5 star rating

Make up a batch of these tasty, nutty gluten-free cereals for sprinkling over yogurt or cereal 

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Finish creamy oats with a subtly spiced, fruity topping of cinnamon, cardamom and maple syrup for a warming breakfast or weekend brunch

50 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Add a festive, sticky and zesty glaze to ham, then serve with a sharp cranberry sauce which cuts through the smoky meat

4 hrs and 10 mins
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Gluten-free
17 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Impress your guests with this showstopping Christmas dessert, which can be made up to one month ahead

12 hrs
More effort
14 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

If you're planning a turkey centrepiece, you'll want to learn how to make perfect cranberry sauce - here's how

22 mins
Easy
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