Cranberry Desserts

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.

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Lattice-Top Cranberry Relish Pie

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Double-Cherry Streusel Bars

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Make these fruit bars any time of the year with dried tart cherries and cherry preserves.

Cranberry-Cherry Pie

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Holiday Fruit Pie

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A tart-sweet mixture of cranberries and golden raisins fills a buttery pastry.

Cranberry Cheesecake Tarts

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Cranberry-Pear-Walnut Cake

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White Chocolate-Gingerbread Trifle

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Deep-Dish Cranberry Pie

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Tart cherries and cranberries make this a puckery-sweet dessert that is gorgeous on a Thanksgiving or Christmas table.

Cardamom Cranberry Rice Pudding

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Evaporated fat-free milk makes this pudding taste rich and creamy without adding fat. It's versatile enough to serve as either a holiday side dish or dessert.

Cranberry Poached Pears

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Cranberry Tarts

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Cranberries glisten like edible jewels in these sweet and tart Christmas desserts.

Cranberry-Sour Cream Pound Cake

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For a little extra pizzazz, soak the dried fruit in orange juice, cranberry juice, or brandy instead of water when making this dessert.

Cranberry Fool

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Cranberry Chai Cupcakes

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White Chocolate Layer Cake with Cranberry Filling

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Even your mother-in-law will be impressed with this luscious fruit-filled four-layer dessert. The filling in the recipe combines cranberries, orange peel, lemon juice, and spices, making a striking Christmas presentation.

Fresh Pear and Cranberry Pie

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This cranberry pie recipe adds ripe pear slices with caramel sauce for extra sweetness.

Cran Crackle Bars

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This salty-sweet bar gets its crisp crunch and extraordinary flavor from a brickle-like topping and a salty pretzel crust. It's ideal for a Christmas cookie exchange.

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