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Vegan Cranberry Sauce

Prep

5 minutes

Cook

30 minutes

Yield

1 16 oz Jar

No holiday meal is complete without cranberry sauce. Whether you are whipping up a vegan meal or sticking to a traditional turkey dinner, cranberry sauce has to be there to top off your main course, or even just to eat on its own. This vegan cranberry sauce will be able to be enjoyed by everyone around the table, and it tastes fantastic. I could seriously just eat this on its own.

Jar of vegan cranberry sauce made from scratch.

Bowl of fresh cranberries for vegan cranberry sauce

Why you’ll love this vegan cranberry sauce:

  • The whole family (no matter what their dietary restriction) will love it
  • Perfect to pair with both vegan and non-vegan main courses
  • Makes your house smell like the holiday season when you cook it up
  • It’s vegan-friendly 
  • Only needs 5-ingredients

Sugar added to pot of fresh cranberries for vegan cranberry sauce

Water being added to fresh cranberries and sugar for vegan cranberry sauce

How do you make vegan cranberry sauce?

This recipe is simple and only needs 5 simple ingredients to make. Here’s how you do it: 

  1. Rinse the cranberries and discard any that are brown or spoilt
  2. Bring the brown sugar and water to a boil and dissolve liquid for 2 minutes
  3. Reduce heat to low and add in the cranberries.  Bring the mixture to a boil till they have burst
  4. Simmer for around 10-12 minutes.  At the last minute add in the orange zest and cinnamon
  5. Remove from the heat and cool completely before transferring to a bowl or a tightly sealed container

Top view of jar on counter with vegan cranberry sauce in it

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Vegan Cranberry Sauce

  • Author: Maria Koutsogiannis
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 30 minutes
  • Total Time: 35 minutes
  • Yield: 1 16 oz Jar 1x
  • Category: Vegan Meals, Vegan Comfort Food
  • Cuisine: American Inspired
  • Diet: Vegan

Description

This vegan cranberry sauce can be made with 5-ingredients and is perfect for any holiday dinner.


Ingredients

Scale

1 cup brown sugar

1 cup of water

4 cups (12 oz package) fresh or frozen cranberries – I use Patience Fruit and Co.

2 tbsp. orange juice zest

dash of cinnamon


Instructions

Rinse the cranberries and discard any that are brown or spoilt.

Bring the brown sugar and water to a boil and dissolve liquid for 2 minutes.

Reduce heat to low and add in the cranberries.  Bring the mixture to a boil till they have burst.  Simmer for around 10-12 minutes.  At the last minute add in the orange zest and cinnamon.

Remove from the heat and cool completely before transferring to a bowl or a tightly sealed container.


Notes

The sauce will continue to thicken in the fridge.

Will last up to one week in a tightly sealed container.

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