4 Ways to Turn Store-Bought Cranberry Sauce in to a Signature Dish

Holidays: Thanksgiving
4 Ways to Fix Up Cranberry Sauce

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December 26 2017


In a pinch? Here's our favorite holiday secret: Start with a 16-ounce can of cranberry sauce and create a signature sauce in seconds. 

  1. Sweet & Tropical

    Mix in 1/3 cup Hy-Vee miniature marshmallows, 1/3 cup drained Hy-Vee pineapple tidbits, 1/4 cup Hy-Vee walnut pieces, and a dash of Hy-Vee ground cinnamon.

  2. Sweet & Spicy

    Add in 1 medium jalapeno pepper, seeded and minced, 1/4 cup drained Hy-Vee canned mandarin oranges, and 1/4 cup Hy-Vee walnut pieces.

    Hyvee Culinary Expert Tip
    Chile peppers contain volatile oils that can burn your skin and eyes. When working with hot peppers, wear protective gloves.
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  3. Sweet-Tart & Traditional

    Mix in 1 tablespoon orange zest and garnish with orange peel curls.

  4. Tart & Refreshing

    Whisk together 1/4 cup Hy-Vee orange marmalade, 2 tablespoons Hy-Vee lemon juice, and 1/4 cup oven-roasted Hy-Vee walnut pieces.