Watch how to make the perfect Thanksgiving cranberry sauce. Dried cherries and tangerine juice and zest are the secret ingredients here, along with a few simple spices. This is ridiculously easy to make. Just combine the ingredients and simmer on the stove. In this video, you’ll see what the mixture should look like when the texture is just right. A wonderful sauce for your Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner menu, whether you’re serving it with turkey, ham, goose, Tofurkey, or just about anything else. Watch the video, then get the recipe for Chef John’s Tangerine Cherry Cranberry Sauce. This Thanksgiving, there’s no excuse for using cranberry sauce from a can, not when this cranberry sauce recipe is so simple and delicious.