This Easy Cranberry Sauce is the best cranberry sauce recipe for Thanksgiving!  It's made with orange juice for a little extra punch of flavor and it is so easy.
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Easy Cranberry Sauce

Only THREE ingredients for this Easy Cranberry Sauce! It is the best cranberry sauce recipe for Thanksgiving!  It's made with orange juice for a little extra punch of flavor and it is so easy.
Prep Time2 mins
Cook Time12 mins
Total Time14 mins
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: easy cranberry sauce
Servings: 8 servings
Calories: 305kcal
Author: Lisa Longley

Ingredients

  • 1 cup orange juice
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 12 oz fresh cranberries washed

Instructions

  • In a small sauce pan, whisk together the orange juice and sugar over medium low heat.
  • Pour in the cranberries.  Stir to combine.  Continue to cook until the cranberries begin to pop.  This will take about 10 minutes.
  • Remove from heat and transfer to a serving bowl.  The sauce will thicken as it sits.

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Nutrition

Serving: 1serving | Calories: 305kcal | Carbohydrates: 48.1g | Protein: 1.4g | Fat: 11.8g | Saturated Fat: 1.8g | Sodium: 0.6mg | Potassium: 62.5mg | Fiber: 0.1g | Sugar: 27.6g | Vitamin A: 1.24% | Vitamin C: 25.83% | Calcium: 0.37% | Iron: 0.41%