Cranberry Recipes from New England Cranberry Country

Healthy, Delicious Recipes for Fresh or Dried Cranberries

Fresh New England Cranberries
••• Cranberries are harvested in New England each autumn, and they taste tart and scrumptious in recipes like these year-round. © 2012 Kim Knox Beckius

Did you know that Massachusetts is one of the top cranberry-producing states in America? The cranberry harvest is a colorful sight to observe each fall.

Here are some healthy, delicious cranberry recipes from New England restaurants and inns to help you add a taste of New England to your Thanksgiving day dining or any other meal throughout the year.

Cranberry Breakfast Recipes

Apple Cranberry Muffins, from The 1900 House in Narragansett, Rhode Island.

Cranberry Almond Muffins, from Captain Samuel Eddy House in Auburn, Massachusetts.

Cranberry Coffee Cake, from the George Fuller House in Essex, Massachusetts.

Cranberry Muffins, a quick and easy recipe from Dillingham House in Sandwich, Massachusetts.

Cranberry Muffins, another twist on a classic from Snowbound Bed & Breakfast in Hill, New Hampshire.

Cranberry Nut Muffins, from The Francis Malbone House in Newport, Rhode Island.

Cranberry-Orange Scones, an English-style breakfast treat from The Victorian by the Sea in Camden, Maine.

Grand Marnier Cranberry Nut Muffins, with cranberries soaked in orange juice and Grand Marnier, from The Wildflower Inn in Falmouth, Massachusetts.

Mary Kay's Cranberry Muffins, from Stumble Inne in Nantucket, Massachusetts.

My Grandma's Cranberry-Nut Muffins, from Somewhere Among My Flowers Bed and Breakfast in Pocasset, Massachusetts.

Zesty Cranberry Nut Rolls with powdered sugar icing, from The Acworth Inn in Cummaquid on Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

Cranberry Appetizer Recipes

Cranberry Almond Goat Cheese Log, from the Cape Cod Cranberry Growers' Association.

Cranberry Salsa, from 1794 Watchtide Inn in Searsport, Maine.

Cranberry Side Dish Recipes

Cranberry-Apple Casserole, from Pineywood Farm Bed & Breakfast in Marion, Massachusetts.

Cranberry Apple Relish, from Candlelite Inn B&B in Bradford, New Hampshire.

Cranberry Relish Recipe, from the Woodstock Farmers' Market in Woodstock, Vermont.

"When Mothers Collide" Cranberry Relish, from The Notchland Inn in Hart's Location, New Hampshire.

Vermont Cranberry Spread, an easy, four-ingredient recipe from Massachusetts-based Ocean Spray.

Cranberry Dessert Recipes

Cranberry Apple Walnut Pie, a celebratory dessert from Rockland, Maine's annual Pies on Parade inn-to-inn tour.

Barb's Cranberry Nut Bread, from The Greenfield Inn in Greenfield, New Hampshire.

Cranberry Filled Cookies flavored with lavender and cardamom, from the Cape Cod Cranberry Growers' Association.

Cranberry Nut Bread, a family holiday recipe from Cleftstone Manor in Bar Harbor, Maine.

Cranberry Nut Bread with an optional ingredient--brandy--from Hilltop Cape Cod in West Barnstable, Massachusetts.

Cranberry Nut Bread, from Isaiah Hall Bed & Breakfast Inn in Dennis, Massachusetts.

Cranberry-Pear Crisp, from Cape Cod Wishing Well in Harwich, Massachusetts.

Cranberry Pudding, topped with whipped cream, from Birchwood Inn in Temple, New Hampshire.

Orange Cranberry Buckle, a heart-healthy dessert that freezes well from Judith's Garden B&B in Goshen, Vermont.

Orange Cranberry Cookies, from The Acworth Inn in Cummaquid on Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

Pumpkin Cranberry Cookie Cakelits, an in-demand fall cookie recipe from Jones Family Farms in Shelton, Connecticut.

Looking for more New England recipes? Cook up some of my favorites with these Recipes from Kim's New England Kitchen.