Sugared Cranberries

Makes 3 cups

Sweet and tangy sugared cranberries make a surprising addition to candy bowls, your favorite apple pie recipe, cheesecake or baked brie. Package cranberries for gift giving with our downloadable gift tag.

Ingredients: 
  • 3 cups sugar
  • 2 cinnamon sticks
  • 6 whole cloves
  • 3 cups water
  • 3 cups fresh cranberries, rinsed
  • 1 cup superfine sugar
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Method: 

Mix sugar, cinnamon sticks and cloves with water in a saucepan. Bring to a boil over medium heat. Simmer for 1 minute, stirring until sugar dissolves. Remove from heat and pour into a bowl. Stir in cranberries. Cover and refrigerate for about 8 hours. Drain cranberries. Reserve liquid, strain out cinnamon sticks and cloves and use as a simple syrup to add a holiday touch to cocktails.

Place superfine sugar in a bowl and gently toss in cranberries, coating evenly. Place cranberries on a baking sheet to dry, about 1 to 2 hours. Store in an airtight container for 1 to 2 days or package for gift giving.

Nutritional Info: 
Per Serving:200 calories (0 from fat), 0g total fat, 0g saturated fat, 0mg cholesterol, 0mg sodium, 51g carbohydrate (1g dietary fiber, 50g sugar), 0g protein
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