Dried Cranberry Recipes

Piquant and sweet dried cranberries are a fall baking favorite. Our repetoire of recipes with dried cranberries features bread, muffins, desserts and cookies.

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    Orange Cranberry Cookie Bars

    1 review

    These cranberry cookie bars combine two beloved holiday flavors and top a delicious soft crust with cream cheese icing. We enjoy these during the holiday season. —Jennifer Blakely, Visalia, California

    Cranberry Biscotti

    This cranberry biscotti is the perfect hostess gift for the holidays. Pack it into a festive Christmas tin and top...


    Coconut, Lime and Pistachio Cookies

    6 reviews

    Perfect for freezing, these cookies look like Christmas but taste like summer. —Barbara Crusan, Pass Christian, Mississippi


    Monster White Chocolate Cranberry Cookies

    White chocolate and cranberries are a classic cookie combo. These stand apart because they're extra big, soft in the middle...


    Cranberry-Almond Cornmeal Cake

    This warm, comforting slow cooker dessert is guaranteed to ward off the wintertime blues. Top with a scoop of simple...

    Chocolate Chip-Cherry Chunk Cookies

    3 reviews

    My grandmas and mom created this recipe with chocolate chips, cherries and spices, a combo of their favorite parts of...


    Mix for Cranberry Lemonade Bars

    I recently put all of our family’s special recipes in a cookbook to be passed down from generation to generation....

    Cranberry Orange Sandwich Cookies

    2 reviews

    My sweet-tart cookies make a terrific addition to a holiday dessert tray. I love the creamy orange filling.—Trisha Kruse, Eagle,...


    Winter Spice Tube Cake

    This lightly sweet cake is chock full of fruit and nuts and makes a terrific breakfast, tea or dessert bread....


    Cranberry Persimmon Cookies

    2 reviews

    During the holidays, I bake double batch after double batch of these moist drop cookies. Dotted with dried cranberries and...


    Cranberry-Pumpkin Bread Pudding

    For fans of pumpkin and bread pudding, this sensible recipe is a marriage made in Heaven. It's perfect for breakfast,...

    Sweet & Salty Cranberry Bars

    1 review

    Studded with cranberries, cashews, chocolate and butterscotch, these dreamy morsels make an irresistible pop-in-your-mouth treat perfect for a holiday dessert...


    Cranberry Port Cookies

    This is my version of a recipe I tasted years ago—my family loves it. The flaky cookies are filled with...


    Cranberry-Pine Nut Shortbread

    This rich, buttery shortbread is all dressed up with toasted nuts and dried cranberries. You’ll need just five ingredients and...


    Cranberry Lime Macaroons

    It wouldn’t be the holidays for my family and friends if I didn’t make these chewy lime-flavored macaroons. I usually...


    Cranberry Butter Crunch Bark

    One Christmas I dreamed this recipe up when making buttercrunch toffee. It is an addictive treat that disappears fast.—Heather Ferris,...

    Cranberry-Port Fudge Brownies

    2 reviews

    "These fudgy brownies are my friend, Krysta's, favorite!" The port wine adds a sophisticated flavor to this decadent dessert.
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    Sour Cream and Cranberry Bars

    4 reviews

    I turned sour cream raisin pie into a cookie bar with a crunchy oatmeal crust, custard-style filling and crisp topping....


    Cranberry Clementine Bars

    1 review

    I love a good lemon bar but when the holidays roll around and clementines are everywhere, I make this holiday...


    Cranberry Amaretto Bread Pudding

    This is an update to a recipe that's been in our family for three generations. The combination of white chocolate...


    Santa’s Wake-Up Cookies

    My granddaughter inspired me to create this recipe. One Christmas, she woke up in the middle of the night before...


    Fruit ‘n’ Nut Clusters

    Easy as 1-2-3, these fuss-free treats from Alexandra Marcotty of Cleveland Heights, Ohio are ready in a snap. The flavors...


    Easy Cherry Strudels

    3 reviews

    “My family loves this. It's on the table every Christmas morning and it travels so well to ladies brunches at...


    Cranberry Pear Tart with Gingerbread Crust

    Three fabulous flavors of fall—pears, cranberries and gingerbread—come together in this delectable dessert. It can be served warm, but my...

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    Cranberry-Walnut White Fudge for a Crowd

    After discovering this nutty white fudge in a church cookbook, I modified the recipe a bit to make it my...


    Trail Mix Slices

    With big handfuls of dried apricots and cherries, almonds and pistachios, we make dozens of treats you can take anywhere.—Donna...


    Cranberry Pecan Oatmeal Cookies

    11 reviews

    I needed a new holiday cookie, so I tweaked an old 4-H recipe. This updated oatmeal cookie with cranberries and...


    White Chocolate Cranberry-Orange Bars

    This is my take on my mother's recipe for chocolate chunk bars, which she made every Christmas Eve. Our family...


    Mini Carrot Cakes with Cranberry Caramel Sauce

    This recipe was inspired by two classic favorites, carrot cake and pineapple upside-down cake. Of course, gorgeous and delicious cranberries...


    Cranberry Bog Bark

    For a pretty holiday treat, I make this bark. It is a favorite holiday gift I give out to friends...