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Fresh Cranberry Orange Sauce in serving bowl

Fresh Cranberry Orange Sauce

This easy cranberry sauce is made with wholesome ingredients with bright flavors. Sure to be the hit of the dinner table.
Course Condiment, Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword cranberry orange sauce, fresh cranberry sauce
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 8 1/4 cup servings (makes 2 cups)
Calories 125kcal
Author Toni Dash


  • 12 ounces fresh Cranberries , rinsed
  • 1 cup Granulated Sugar
  • 2/3 cup freshly squeezed Orange Juice
  • Zest of 1 medium Orange


  • Combine all ingredients in medium saucepan over medium high heat. Stir to dissolve the sugar and bring to a boil. Boil, stirring periodically, until all the cranberries burst (about 5 minutes).
  • Remove from heat and allow to fully cool. Note: the sauce will thicken as it cools.


Calories: 125kcal | Carbohydrates: 32g | Protein: 0g | Fat: 0g | Saturated Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 0mg | Sodium: 1mg | Potassium: 77mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 28g | Vitamin A: 65IU | Vitamin C: 16mg | Calcium: 6mg | Iron: 0.1mg