Cranberry Orange Relish

Cranberry Orange Relish
cranberry orange relish

If you’re looking for a classic-yet-uncommon way to enjoy cranberries this holiday season, then fresh cranberry orange relish should be right up your alley. It is very easy to make, so let’s start this.

How to make Cranberry Orange Relish?

cranberry orange relish recipe


Prep time: 25 min
Cook time: 20 min


● Canned cranberry sauce, whole berry, mashed (2lb)
● Canned pineapple, crushed, drained (2lb)
● Ground nutmeg ½ tsp
● Ground cinnamon ½ tsp
● Cornstarch 3 Tbsp
● Water ½cup
● Canned mandarin oranges, drained 2 lb 4 oz


Step 1: Combine cranberry sauce, pineapples, nutmeg, and cinnamon in a large bowl. Stir well. Set aside for step 3.

Step 2: Combine cornstarch and water in a small bowl. Stir well. Set aside for step 3.

Step 3: Pour ½ cup (about 4 oz) cornstarch mixture over cranberry mixture. Stir well. Recommend to cook in batches of 25.

Step 4: In a large stock pot, add cranberry and cornstarch mixture. Heat uncovered over low heat for 5 minutes until bubbles begin to form.

Step 5: Slowly fold in oranges. Stir gently.

Step 6: Critical Control Point: Heat to 140 °F or higher 

Step 7: Pour 2 qt 2 cups (about 5 lb 12 oz) relish into a steam table pan (12″ x 20″ x 2½″). For 25 servings, use 1 pan.

Step 8: Cover and refrigerate. Critical Control Point: Cool to 40 °F or lower within 4 hours.

Step 9: Critical Control Point: Hold at 40 °F or below. Portion with No. 12 scoop ( ⅓ cup).

Yipeee! Our delicious cranberry orange relish is ready.


For ⅓ cup (No. 12 scoop).


How many calories are there in Cranberry Orange Relish?

Calories 91

Total Fat 0 g
Saturated Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 24 mg
Total Carbohydrate 24 g
Dietary Fiber 1 g
Total Sugars 17 g
Added Sugars included N/A
Protein 0 g
Vitamin D 0 IU
Calcium 6 mg
Iron 0 mg
Potassium 56 mg

cranberry orange relish

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cranberry orange relish

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