It's the holidays and cranberries are gracing store shelves everywhere. But what to do with them? You can't really eat cranberries raw, but there are loads of great things you can do with them. Whether you're seeking out an appetizer, side dish or a dessert, you're sure to find a cranberry recipe here that will suit the festive mood and tantalize your taste buds at the same time.
1. Cranberry Orange Cake
Via Cranberry Orange Cake - That's
The combo of oranges and cranberries is so wonderful!
2. Cranberry Orange Almond Shortbread Cookies
Via Cranberry Orange Almond Shortbread Cookies
These delicious cookies are the perfect way to end a holiday meal.
3. Cranberry Fluff
4. Cranberry Quinoa Salad with Candied Walnuts
Via Cranberry Quinoa Salad with Candied
Looking for the perfect side dish? This is it!
5. Honey Roasted Butternut Squash with Cranberries and Feta
Via Honey Roasted Butternut Squash with
This dish is bright and colorful and it tastes heavenly as well.
6. Cranberry Christmas Cake
Via Barefeet In The Kitchen: Cranberry
It's called Christmas cake, so how could you go wrong?
7. Green Beans with Cranberry and Almonds
Via Green Beans with Cranberries and
This simple veggie side dish is fun to look at and super tasty to eat.
8. Sparkling Cranberries
Via Sparkling Cranberries ~ A Crafty
Here's a little appetizer that will make all the kids happy!
9. Cream Cheese Cranberry Dip
Via Cream Cheese Cranberry Dip
Keep everyone nibbling until the big meal is done with this addicting dip.
10. Cranberry Chutney
Via Cranberry Chutney - Alaska from
How would you serve this delicious chutney?
11. Cranberry Feta Pinwheels
Via Cranberry Feta Pinwheels Recipe
Your appetizer table will never be the same when you put this out with the spread.
12. Crock Pot Cranberry Cider
Via Crock Pot Cranberry Cider ~Virtual
Looking for a drink for the celebration? I think you'll love this one!
13. Homemade Cranberry Sauce
14. Cranberry Vinaigrette
Via Two Salad Vinaigrette Recipes Maple
Serving salad this year? This dressing will make it super festive.
15. Cranberry Lemon Cheesecake Bars
Via Clean Eating Cranberry Lemon Cheesecake
Make a lot of these because they will go fast!
16. Apple Cinnamon Cranberry Sauce
Via Apple Cinnamon Cranberry Sauce
This seasonal favorite will easily become your family's new favorite.
17. No Bake Cranberry Cheesecakes
Via No Bake Mini Cranberry Orange
This riff on cheesecake will have you loving cranberries in no time.
18. Cranberry Millionaire Salad
Via Cranberry Millionaire Salad - Spend
You don't have to be a millionaire to love this salad!
19. Orange Maple Cranberry Sauce
20. Baked Pears with Honey, Cranberries and Pecans
Via Baked Pears with Honey, Cranberries
Here's a simple dessert that will make your holiday something really special.
21. Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic and Cranberries
22. Cranberry Apple Cider Sangria
Via Cranberry Apple Cider Sangria
This delicious sangria will make everyone happy.
23. Sparkling Cranberry White Chocolate Cake
This is the cake to end all cakes!
24. Cranberry Salsa
Via Cranberry Salsa
You've never tasted salsa this good before!
Which of these will be on your holiday menu this year?