Southwestern Cranberries

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"Cranberries with apples, walnuts and frozen whipped dairy topping. This recipe will give you something to whoop and holler about!"
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10 h servings 452 cals
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  • Calories:
  • 452 kcal
  • 23%
  • Fat:
  • 20.3 g
  • 31%
  • Carbs:
  • 69.3g
  • 22%
  • Protein:
  • 2.9 g
  • 6%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium:
  • 12 mg
  • < 1%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.


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  1. Chop cranberries in an electric blender or food processor until they are almost mush; stir in sugar and refrigerate overnight.
  2. A couple of hours before serving, stir the apples and walnuts into cranberry mixture and fold in the non-dairy whipped topping. This dessert will keep well in a covered container for several days.


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Way too sweet when made with two cups sugar. Cut down on the sugar (taste and sugar to your taste). Good with Splenda instead of sugar. I wouldn't use more than just a couple of Tablespoons of s...

Our family had this last year for the first time on Thanksgiving. We truly enjoyed it. The only exposure to cranberry that I had prior to this (other than juice and cranberry muffins/bread) wa...

I followed the recipe exactly as printed. It turned out to be extremely sweet and strong tasting. It was not edible by itself. Perhaps over ice cream? My students and I did not care for it.

What a wonderful festive dessert for Christmas or Thanksgiving. ( or any time) I have made this several times and it is a big hit at the quilting get togethers.

Well, I got to the stores too late and no more cranberries. Made with raspberries and 1/3 cup sugar instead. Still great!

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