Kiddie Holiday Juice

INGREDIENTS: 1 (64 fluid ounce) bottle cranberry juice 4 liters lemon-lime flavored carbonated beverage 3 oranges, sliced into rounds 8 cups crushed ice DIRECTIONS: In a large punch bowl, combine cranberry juice and orange slices. Pour in the lemon-lime soda and crushed ice. Serve immediately.

Holiday Cranberry Punch

INGREDIENTS: 1 1/2 liters cranberry-apple juice 1-liter ginger ale 2 limes, thinly sliced 6 sprigs fresh mint 6 cups ice Fresh Cranberries put them in a sauce pan and simmer till soft DIRECTIONS: Half-fill 6 tall glasses with ice. Fill to about three quarters with cranberry-apple juice. Pour ginger ale evenly into the glasses. Stir…

Quick Thanksgiving Cranberry Relish

Ingredients: 4 c. cranberries 2 oranges 1 1/2 c. sugar. Instructions: Wash cranberries and oranges. Cut oranges into quarters and core. Put cranberries and oranges through a food processor or blender. Add sugar and mix well. This is best if made at least 2 days before Thanksgiving.

Holiday Cranberry Tea

INGREDIENTS: 3 teaspoons instant tea powder or boil 6 tea bags or 8 if strong 1/2 teaspoon ground allspice 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg 6 cups boiling water 1 (3 ounces) package cherry flavored gelatin 1 cup of orange juice 1/4 cup lemon juice 1-quart cranberry juice 1/2 cup white sugar  …

Holiday Turkey with Michigan Maple Glaze and Cranberry Bourbon Relish

Ingredients 1 whole 12-15 lb. fresh turkey salt and pepper to taste 1 onion 3-4 T. unsalted butter, melted 2 C. chicken stock 1/4 C. maple syrup cranberry-bourbon relish (recipe follows) Preparation Preheat oven 350°F. Rinse turkey inside and out thoroughly. Season cavity and the outside with salt and pepper. Place onion in the cavity,…

Banana Cranberry Bread

INGREDIENTS: 2 1/2 cups white sugar 1 cup shortening 3 eggs 3 mashed bananas 1 cup cranberry sauce 1/2 cup milk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 4 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1/2 cup chopped walnuts Ocean Spray DIRECTIONS: Preheat…

South Jersey Simple Cranberry Sauce

By Chef Murph Ingredients: 1-1/2 C sugar 1 navel orange 1/2 t grated ginger 4 cup cranberries 1/2 C (2 oz.) toasted pecans. Instructions: Grate the orange peel and add to a pot with the sugar and ginger. Add the juice from the orange into the pot and simmer over medium heat until the sugar…

Cranberry Bourbon Relish

2 C. bourbon 1/2 C. minced shallot zest of 1 large orange 2 (12 oz.) bags fresh cranberries 2 C. sugar 1 t. fresh grated ginger 2 t. ground black pepper Combine in a non-reactive saucepan (not aluminum) the bourbon, shallots, ginger and orange zest. Bring to a boil, lower heat and simmer until it…

Apple, Pear and Cranberry Cobbler

INGREDIENTS: 1 (20 ounce) can apple pie filling 1 (16 ounce) can sliced pears, drained 1/3 cup dried cranberries 2/3 cup orange juice 2 teaspoons cornstarch 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1 1/2 cups reduced-fat buttermilk baking mix 2/3 cup 2% milk 2 tablespoons white sugar 2 tablespoons melted butter or margarine 2 teaspoons sugar mixed…

Cranberry Muffins

INGREDIENTS: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup white sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 2 teaspoons orange zest 1 1/2 teaspoons ground nutmeg 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger 1/2 cup shortening 3/4 cup orange juice 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 eggs, beaten 1 1/2 cups chopped cranberries 1…

Grandmother’s Famous Cranberry Bread

INGREDIENTS: 2 cups sifted all-purpose flour 1 cup white sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 cup butter 1 egg, beaten 1 teaspoon orange zest 3/4 cup orange juice 1 1/2 cups golden raisins 1 1/2 cups chopped cranberries DIRECTIONS: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees…

Cranberry Nut Bread I

INGREDIENTS: 2 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 cup white sugar 3/4 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 cup chopped cranberries 1/2 cup chopped walnuts 1 egg 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 3/4 cup orange juice 1 tablespoon orange zest DIRECTIONS: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease a…

Cranberry Nut Bread II

INGREDIENTS:2 cups all-purpose flour1 cup white sugar1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder1 teaspoon salt1/2 teaspoon baking soda1/4 cup butter1 egg3/4 cup orange juice1 tablespoon grated orange zest1 1/2 cups fresh or frozen cranberries1/2 cup chopped walnuts DIRECTIONS:Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Lightly grease an 8×4 inch loaf pan. In a medium bowl,…

Apple-Cranberry Crisp

INGREDIENTS:2 pounds Granny Smith apples – peeled, cored and thinly sliced3/4 cup cranberries1/4 cup white sugar3 teaspoons ground cinnamon1 teaspoon ground nutmeg1/3 cup quick-cooking oats1/3 cup all-purpose flour1/2 cup packed light brown sugar1/4 cup butter, cut into pieces1/2 cup chopped pecans DIRECTIONS:Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C.) Butter an 8 inch square…

Apple, Cranberry, and Pear Crisp

INGREDIENTS: 2 Rome Beauty apples – peeled, cored, and cubed 2 Comice pears – peeled, cored, and cubed 1/2 cup dried cranberries 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons honey 1 1/2 tablespoons lemon juice 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup quick cooking oats 1/4 cup ground walnuts 1/2 cup butter…

Cranberry Pecan Pie

INGREDIENTS: 1 (9 inch) deep dish pie crust 1 cup cranberries 3 eggs 2/3 cup white sugar 1 cup dark corn syrup 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/4 teaspoon ground mace 1/8 teaspoon salt 1 cup pecan halves DIRECTIONS: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Finely chop cranberries…