"He that but looketh on a plate of ham and eggs to lust after it hath already committed breakfast in his heart."--C. S. Lewis

Holiday Cranberry Salad Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Holiday Cranberry Salad, by , is from The Karlsson Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Cynthia McBride
Added: Friday, September 25, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Ingredients:
2 - 12 oz bags of fresh cranberries (keep 1/8 cup cranberries whole, not blended)
1 - Naval Orange - cut up in chunks, leave peel on, remove seeds
1 - Granny Smith Apple - dice in cubes ( peel the apple)
1 - cup cubes of citrus rind - fruit cake mix (8 oz)
3/4 - cup golden raisins
1/2 - cup currents
Cranberry juice - 1/4 - 1/2 cup as needed, orange juice is good too
1 - cup (or more) Walnuts or Pecans, whole or crumbled
Spices (to taste) 1/4 cup sugar, sprinkle of cinnamon, clove (only a little clove)

Directions:
Directions:
Blend cranberries and orange into coarse pieces in food chopper or blender. Add cranberry juice to facilitate.
Fold all of ingredients together along with the whole cranberries

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
Serves 8
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1 hour
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Best if kept in refrigerator overnight before serving. Fold again, check for need of spices or additional cranberry or orange juice liquid
Note: This recipe started by Gardner is now a tradition for Holiday meals. We always doubles this recipe as it has a refrigerator life of 2 weeks and it is great with left-over turkey, both as a side or as a relish on a turkey sandwich or over vanilla ice cream - Yes!

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

214W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!