The Pioneer Woman Tasty Kitchen
Profile Photo

Cranberry Butter

4.92 Mitt(s) 13 Rating(s)13 votes, average: 4.92 out of 513 votes, average: 4.92 out of 513 votes, average: 4.92 out of 513 votes, average: 4.92 out of 513 votes, average: 4.92 out of 5

Prep:

Cook:

Level: Easy

System:

20
x

Print Options

Page size Letter 3x5 4x6
Text Size Small Medium Large
Content Include description
Include prep time, etc.
Show image

Description

I love this during the holidays. I first received some as a gift in a jar and enjoyed every bit of it, especially on toast or on homemade rolls or lefse. Make some for yourself and some to share with others.

Ingredients

  • 1 pound Butter, Softened To Room Temperature
  • ½ cups Chopped Fresh Cranberries
  • ½ cups Honey
  • 1 whole Orange (just The Zest)

Preparation

Such an easy recipe, it’s easy to adjust the ingredients to your personal taste. Want more orange flavor? Zest another orange! Want it less sweet? Reduce the amount of honey. Make it your own!

Combine softened butter, chopped fresh cranberries, honey to taste (about 1/2 cup) and the ZEST ONLY of one orange. Mix until well blended.

You’ll need to store this in the refrigerator.

15 Comments

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Profile photo of Akshat Malya

Akshat Malya on 10.9.2017

Aweome cranberry butter! I will be making it soon.

Profile photo of Frances Knowles

Frances Knowles on 11.15.2016

Looks good. I want to try it.

Profile photo of maria arbelaez

maria arbelaez on 8.19.2016

Thank you for the recipe,I can’t wait for the holidays to make this recipe

Profile photo of abeille1216

abeille1216 on 1.12.2011

I’ve made this twice now and it is wonderful! I couldn’t help but add a little squeeze of the orange juice to the mix. Also, I quite accidentally used half salted and half unsalted butter on the second batch; still wonderful.

Profile photo of dandy223

dandy223 on 1.6.2011

Can I freeze this? I’d love to make a bunch ahead of time. Great recipe. Thanks!

12 Reviews

You must be logged in to post a review.

Profile photo of Darlene Stacey

Darlene Stacey on 1.5.2012

I made this last night and it was WONDERFUL! I used lemon instead of orange simply because I prefer lemon to orange and I think that lemon and cranberry is a delightful combination. I digress. I added a little more honey and the butter tasted great. I chilled it while making waffles and the flavour got even better as it sat. There’s a recipe by Emily for Gingerbread Waffles on this site, goes amazingly well with the cranberry butter. I’m a hero at home and noone has to know how simple it was to make. :)

Profile photo of holly7029

holly7029 on 12.13.2011

Love it! I’m making it again for my son’s school teachers as their holiday gifts along with some honey corn muffins. Great, simple recipe! Thank you!!

Profile photo of senoritabonita

senoritabonita on 11.29.2011

I made this for Thanksgiving, and my whole family raved about it. Super easy and good. I think this would make a nice little homemade gift for the holidays.

Profile photo of abeille1216

abeille1216 on 1.12.2011

I’ve made this twice now and it is wonderful! I couldn’t help but add a little squeeze of the orange juice to the mix. Also, I quite accidentally used half salted and half unsalted butter on the second batch; still wonderful.

Profile photo of heidihj

heidihj on 1.2.2011

Wonderful! Great on rolls and toast.

Related Recipes

Simple Homemade Fresh Basil Pesto
Profile Photo by Sal @ Berry Sweet Life in Condiments
A beautifully fresh, herby pesto that is easy to make in...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 4 Level: Easy


Homemade Apple Butter
Profile Photo by Andrea in Condiments
This apple butter has the perfect combination of sweet and tart.
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 36 Level: Easy


Vegan Enchilada Sauce
Profile Photo by Mireille | The Tortilla Channel in Condiments
This enchilada sauce has organic ingredients and is vegan. You can...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 4 Level: Easy


Slow Cooker Apple Butter
Profile Photo by Gayle | Pumpkin 'N Spice in Condiments, Special Dietary Needs
Just a few simple ingredients is all it takes to make...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 10 Level: Easy


Cream Cheese and Chive Spread
Profile Photo by PW Food & Friends in Condiments
This super easy spread is perfect for a savory bagel or...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 2 Level: Easy