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Friday, November 25, 2011

Cranberry Salsa

This year for our cranberry sauce we had cranberry salsa. I found this recipe on this AWESOME blog. There is no way I can take any credit for this recipe whatsoever. It's too delicious, no one would ever believe I really created it anyway :-P

You have to make this. Besides the fact that it's incredibly-can't-stop-yourself-from-eating-it delicious, it's really good for you too! Which is something to be said for a Thanksgiving dish.

Cranberries are a good source of Vitamin E and Vitamin K, and a very good source of Vitamin C and Fiber. Plus they're a low calorie, low carb, no-fat food. Woohoo!
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Go make this recipe ASAP, and then eat it on everything. - I doubled the recipe for Thanksgiving and when my mom served it with appetizers she piled it on top of a block of cream cheese- yumm!





Cranberry Pear Salsa
makes about 1 1/2 cups of salsa
1 1/2 cups fresh cranberries
1 anjou pear, peeled and chopped
1 large apple, peeled and chopped
1/4 red onion, chopped
1/2 jalapeno, chopped
1/3 cup fresh cilantro
the juice of two limes
the juice of one orange
4 tablespoons honey
1/4 teaspoon salt
Combine all ingredients in a food processor and blend until smooth. Taste and season with additional salt or honey if desired.

3 comments:

  1. Mmmm this looks so incredibly good! Tortilla chips are one of my favourite treats! I have never tried cranberry salsa but definitely want to give it a whirl over the upcoming holidays!

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  2. What a cool idea! I love cranberry sauce so much, but it's just me so I feel guilty making it for myself. But I bet I can convince more people to dig into the salsa!

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  3. Mmm your cranberry salsa sounds amazing and would perfect for the holidays! Love your blog, new follower! Feel free to check out the $50 Williams-Sonoma gift card giveaway going on over at my blog right now! xoxo

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