We’re not ashamed to admit that canned cranberry sauce is pretty delicious, but once you know how easy it is to make homemade cranberry sauce, you’re never going to want to have the canned version again. The basic recipe is liquid, cranberries and sugar, but there are so many ways to switch things up with different ingredients. Here are some of our favorite homemade cranberry sauce recipes.
Ginger Orange Cranberry Sauce
The secret ingredient in this cranberry sauce? Ginger beer!
Apple Strawberry Cranberry Sauce
Tartness not your thing? This slow cooker sauce from Peas and Crayons is made sweeter with apples and strawberries.
Spiced Rum Cranberry Sauce
The View From Great Island adds rum to traditional cranberry sauce.
Cardamon-Spiced Cranberry Pear Sauce
Cardamom adds a warm, comforting flavor to this sauce from An Edible Mosaic.
Honey-Sweetened Orange Cranberry Sauce
Instead of adding loads of sugar, Texanerin Bakes uses honey to sweet this cranberry sauce.
Grand Marnier Cranberry Sauce
The Kitchen Is My Playground mixes things up by adding Grand Marnier.
Cranberry Apple Chutney
This chutney from Nutmeg Nanny isn't just for Thanksgiving--it would make a fantastic homemade food gift too!
Spicy Cranberry Apple Sauce
Try adding a little heat to your cranberry sauce with this recipe from Connoisseurus Veg.
Orange Maple Cranberry Sauce
This maple-sweetened sauce from Kitchen Treaty is a crowd-pleaser.
Raspberry Balsamic Cranberry Sauce
Balsamic vinegar adds depth to this sauce from Sweet Peas and Saffron.
Chipotle White Ale Cranberry Sauce
We love the addition of smoky chipotle (and beer!) in this cranberry sauce from The Beeroness.
Cranberry White Wine Sauce
White wine makes this cranberry sauce from The Frugal Foodie Mama perfect for special occasions.
Ginger Pear Cranberry Sauce
Ginger makes this sauce extra special.
Leftover Cranberry Sauce Bread
Got leftover cranberry sauce? This is our favorite way to use it.
9 Ways to Use Leftover Cranberry Sauce
...and we've got even more ideas for leftovers here!
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