Easy Cranberry Sauce - Microwave

READY IN: 19mins
YIELD: 3-4 cups
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 12
    ounces cranberries, fresh or frozen
  • 1 14
    cups sugar (a little more sugar, if you prefer it sweeter)
  • 12
    cup orange juice or 1/2 cup water
  • 1
    teaspoon grated orange rind
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DIRECTIONS

  • Combine all ingredients in a 3-qt microsafe bowl; mix well.
  • Cover with wax paper.
  • Microwave on high for 5 minutes.
  • Stir well; recover with wax paper.
  • Microwave another 5-7 mins longer until cranberries pop, and sauce has thickened.
  • Let stand, covered until cool.
  • Transfer to serving bowl and chill for 3-4 hours.
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