What goes well with Cranberries
Produce: pumpkin, orange, lemon, lime, Brussels sprouts, kale, spinach, apple, sweet potato, mushrooms, butternut squash, acorn squash, pear
Savoury: turkey, rice, farro, quinoa, walnuts, almonds, hazelnuts, pecans, oats, beef, chicken, pork, a variety of mild cheeses including brie, mild cheddar and cream cheese.
Herbs & Spices: thyme, rosemary, cinnamon, cumin, mint, lavender, nutmeg, sage, ginger, and anise
Other: vodka, bourbon, gin, red wine, balsamic vinegar, white or dark chocolate
Cranberry Serving Ideas
Everyone loves turkey and cranberry sauce, but why not change it up with some cranberry stuffed turkey meatballs from our contributor, Amy Bronee (Family Feedbag).
If you are looking for a meat alternative for your vegetarian or vegan friends and family, try making Sam’s holiday stuffed Portobello mushrooms from It Doesn’t Taste Like Chicken.
The holidays are also graced with citrus season, so take advantage of the perfect marriage of cranberry and orange by making our cranberry orange loaf. You can also make delicious holiday treats like these cranberry nut bars or chocolate dipped cranberry cookies!
Make oat squares with a fig and cranberry filling from Dinner with Julie. It’s perfect for bringing to school as a treat or bringing to a potluck for dessert. Or finish your family dinner with this Spiced Cranberry Apple Crumble.