Whip up these delicious and crave-worthy holiday season savory cranberry recipes. From main dishes to tasty sandwiches and more. Cranberry doesn’t always have to be served as a sweet dessert.
I am a lover of Thanksgiving and Christmas, and one item we always serve up is cranberry. Here are some cranberry recipes that will give you incredible meals and dishes to serve family and friends.
Savory Cranberry Recipes
1.) Cranberry Chicken
This is a chicken thigh that is marinated with cranberries, balsamic vinegar and more. An incredible and elegant looking dinner to serve up!
2.) Cranberry Turkey Sliders
Whip up one of my favorite sliders. A turkey and cranberry slider that is loaded with savor flavor in each bite. This is a great appetizer or dinner idea for kids and adults.
3.) Savory cranberry and cheese tart From Caroline’s Cooking
Breadcrumb, cheese, cranberry and more all come together for a cheese tart. This is a great leftover cranberry recipe that is full of rich cheesy and savory flavors in each bite.
4.) Cranberry Pull Apart Bread from Cook with Kushi
Here you have a delicious and easy pull apart bread that is loaded with flavor. Talk about one delicious appetizer or even dinner idea to pair with your favorite main dishes.
5.) Bacon Cranberry Cheese Tartlets from Beauty and the Foodie
Here is a delicious and easy tartlet that is loaded with bacon, cranberry and cheese. This is a savory with a hint of sweet tartlet that is a bite-size treat.
6.) Balsamic Roasted Squash with Cranberries from Cooking On The Weekends
Here is a delicious roasted squash recipe that is studded with cranberries and balsamic flavor. A must make side dish.
7.) Dump-and-Bake Cranberry Chicken from The Seasoned Mom
Here is another cranberry and chicken recipe that is a bit different. It has onion soup mix, dressing and more all in one baked chicken recipe.
8.) Instant Pot BBQ Cranberry Pork from Bake Me Some Sugar
Do you have an Instant Pot? If so check out this simple and easy way to make shredded pork. Top a bun, potato, etc. This is a great dinner that has endless side dish options.
9.) Cranberry Glazed Pork Roast from The View from Great Island
Here is a delicious pork roast that is covered in cranberry. This is an elegant and delicious dinner to make to serve at a dinner party or for your family any night of the week.
10.) Cranberry Apple Stuffed Pork Chops from The Novice Chef
If you enjoy pork you have to try this stuffed pork chop recipe. Loaded with apples cranberries, all drizzled with a savory gravy. A must make recipe for any evening.
11.) Rice Pilaf with Cranberries and Pecans from Dinner at the Zoo
This side dish is one that will stand out from the rest. Crisp apples, cranberries, pecans, and rice pilaf all in one delicious and simple dish.
12.) Cranberry Sausage Stuffing from Favorite Family Recipes
Here is a fantastic sausage cranberry stuffing. This is one of my favorites to whip up for a holiday side dish. Give it a try today and let me know what you think.
13.) Turkey Cranberry Pasta Salad from Spend with Pennies
Serve up a pasta salad that is studded with cranberries, crisp veggies, tender pasta and turkey. A must make dish for after the holidays with your leftover turkey.
14.) Crockpot Cranberry Pork from Your Homebased Mom
Dive in to this delicious cranberry pork recipe. You will love your crockpot as it hands all the hard work, and you can enjoy all the rich flavors.
15.) Leftover turkey and cranberry sandwich from Savory Tooth
This is a great sandwich to make with turkey or even ham. Slice and serve up with a side of soup, salad, or eat as a light lunch option.