Cranberry sauce in white bowl with spoon

Cranberry sauce recipes

17 Recipes

Top off your Christmas dinner with our festive cranberry sauce recipes. Make it traditional or add a unique twist, like chilli, ginger or a splash of port.

Cranberry & marmalade sauce

4

(1 rating)

A homemade cranberry sauce with little flecks of peel from the marmalade for lovely bursts of citrus - easy to make in just 15 minutes
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Really simple cranberry sauce

4.91111

(45 ratings)

Making your own sauce is really easy, and you can do it a few days ahead. Plus, this one uses only three ingredients
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cranberry sauce

4.916665

(12 ratings)

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

Cranberry & red wine sauce

4.285715

(7 ratings)

Keep this Christmas-spiced cranberry sauce in the fridge for up to a week before the big day
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Chilli cranberry sauce

5

(3 ratings)

A tiny hint of chilli lifts this cranberry sauce to a whole new tastebud-tingling level
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cranberry & pomegranate sauce

5

(1 rating)

Adding pomegranate juice takes this sauce to a different dimension, plus it's super-quick and easy to make ahead
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Port & cranberry sauce with juniper

5

(3 ratings)

Ten minutes and four ingredients are all you need to whip up a homemade accompaniment for roast dinners, cheese and meat
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Sloe gin cranberry sauce

4.5

(2 ratings)

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
  • Vegetarian

Ruby cranberry sauce

5

(1 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

Persian cranberry sauce

5

(2 ratings)

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

Cranberry & sweet chilli jam

5

(1 rating)

Add some spice to your Christmas dinner with this cross between a chutney, chilli jam and cranberry sauce. The amount of chilli you use will determine how hot the jam is
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Caramelised cranberry relish

5

(1 rating)

Homemade cranberry sauce with port is the little finishing touch to set off a festive dinner - it goes well with cheese and ham too
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cranberry & clementine jelly

5

(2 ratings)

Tangier than red current jelly, this fruity condiment works well cold cuts, or to enrich gravy. It also makes a great Christmas gift.
  • 1 hour and 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
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