With their deep red color, tart, tangy cranberries make a pretty and festive dessert for Thanksgiving. Try them in a fluffy cranberry mousse, sorbet, fruit tart, or any of our other delicious cranberry dessert recipes to complement your Thanksgiving menu.See Popular Cranberry Desserts Recipes
Cranberries aren't just for sauce. This holiday season, try one of these 9 mouthwatering desserts that exhibit the versatility of cranberries.
Cranberries add such a vivid pop of flavor to so many dishes, it's a shame to banish them to the Thanksgiving table just once a year in the form of cranberry sauce. Hey, wouldn't you love to put this gorgeous Cranberry-Orange Cheesecake in the photo on your table tonight? Bright and cheerful, cranberries are harvested from mid-September through mid-November and are only available fresh in stores now through mid December -- which makes me wish I had another freezer so I could fill it with cranberries for the rest of the year.
Make these fruit bars any time of the year with dried tart cherries and cherry preserves.
A tart-sweet mixture of cranberries and golden raisins fills a buttery pastry.
This rustic, easy-to-make tart will make a welcome addition to your holiday dessert table.
Brandy- and cranberry-spiked baked pudding makes festive holiday fare.
Cranberries glisten like edible jewels in these sweet and tart Christmas desserts.
For this holiday dessert, dried apricot puree is spread over a tart shell, topped with a fresh cranberry filling and pastry stars, and baked until the pastry is golden and the filling bubbly.
Crystallized ginger accents this filling with sweet pears and tart cranberries.