Homemade Cranberry Sauce

Easy Recipe from using fresh cranberries to make homemade cranberry sauce
Course Condiment, Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword Fresh Cranberry Sauce, Homemade Cranberry Sauce
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 12
Calories 65kcal
Author Evelyn


  • 12 oz. package fresh cranberries
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • zest of one orange
  • juice of 1/2 an orange


  • Place a package of fresh cranberries in a saucepan
  • Add 1 cup of water and 1 cup of sugar
  • Add the zest of 1 orange and the juice of 1/2 an orange
  • Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer until the berries break down and burst about 10-12 minutes. Finish by crushing any whole berries with a fork.
  • Cool to room temperature before serving or it may be placed in the refrigerator


Calories: 65kcal | Carbohydrates: 17g | Sodium: 1mg | Sugar: 17g