This easy cranberry dessert sauce is made with fresh cranberries and currants and is used as a topping for cheesecake.

Karen Barker
Recipe by MyRecipes December 2005

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Recipe Summary

prep:
5 mins
cook:
10 mins
total:
15 mins
Yield:
Makes about 2 1/2 cups
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Stir together sugar and water in a medium saucepan. Bring to a simmer over medium heat, stirring until sugar dissolves. Stir in cranberries, and cook, stirring occasionally, until cranberries pop and are softened, about 6 to 8 minutes. Stir in currant jelly, and cook, stirring often, until jelly melts. Remove saucepan from heat, and place in an ice-water bath. Stir occasionally until mixture cools to room temperature.

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