Sugared Cranberries

Sugared Cranberries - Incredibly simple and easy 2-ingredient sparkling cranberries. Perfect for holiday snacking or dressing up desserts!

Incredibly simple and easy 2-ingredient sparkling sugared cranberries – perfect for holiday snacking or dressing up desserts!

Sugared Cranberries - Incredibly simple and easy 2-ingredient sparkling cranberries. Perfect for holiday snacking or dressing up desserts!

Happy Monday! Or shall I say happy eve of Christmas eve? Jason and I are scrambling here trying to get ourselves packed to go to LA for the holidays. We’re also packing presents for his family of 8, including 3 kids, so we have a ton of presents that need transport. At this point, with all the wrapping and gifting I’m doing here, I feel like Santa Claus.

Sugared Cranberries - Incredibly simple and easy 2-ingredient sparkling cranberries. Perfect for holiday snacking or dressing up desserts!

Sugared Cranberries - Incredibly simple and easy 2-ingredient sparkling cranberries. Perfect for holiday snacking or dressing up desserts!

Sugared Cranberries - Incredibly simple and easy 2-ingredient sparkling cranberries. Perfect for holiday snacking or dressing up desserts!

Sugared Cranberries - Incredibly simple and easy 2-ingredient sparkling cranberries. Perfect for holiday snacking or dressing up desserts!

Sugared Cranberries - Incredibly simple and easy 2-ingredient sparkling cranberries. Perfect for holiday snacking or dressing up desserts!

So in my Santa Claus mood, I thought it would be best to share these sparkling sugared cranberries. They’re incredibly easy to make with just 2 ingredients, and they’re perfect for dressing up desserts! Not only that, these tart and sweet cranberries are so perfect for holiday snacking. I’m sure even Santa would love these by the tree!

Sugared Cranberries - Incredibly simple and easy 2-ingredient sparkling cranberries. Perfect for holiday snacking or dressing up desserts!

Sugared Cranberries

Prep Time 2 hours, 25 minutes

Cook Time 5 minutes

Total Time 2 hours, 30 minutes

Yield 3 1/2 cups

Sugared Cranberries

Incredibly simple and easy 2-ingredient sparkling sugared cranberries - perfect for holiday snacking or dressing up desserts!

Ingredients

  • 2 cups sugar, divided
  • 1 (12-ounce) bag fresh cranberries

Instructions

  • Combine 1/2 cup sugar and 1/2 cup water in a medium saucepan over medium heat, stirring until sugar is dissolved, about 2-3 minutes. Stir in cranberries until well coated. Using a slotted spoon, transfer to wire rack; let dry for at least 1 hour.
  • Working in batches, roll cranberries in remaining 1 1/2 cups sugar until well coated; let dry for at least 1 hour.

Notes

Adapted from Bakers Royale

http://damndelicious.net/2013/12/22/sugared-cranberries/