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Make an extra batch of this oh-so-sweet compote and spoon it into jars to give guests.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens


Con Poulos

Recipe Summary

25 mins
20 mins to 30 mins
4 cups


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  • Place sugar and 1 1/4 cups water in large saucepan; bring to boiling. Reduce the heat to low and cook 10 to 15 minutes, or until the sugar syrup begins to thicken slightly and turn pale amber.

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  • Add maple syrup and cranberries. Cook, stirring occasionally, until cranberries begin to pop. Add orange juice, rind, and zest. Cook another 5 to 10 minutes, or until sauce begins to thicken slightly.

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  • Remove from the heat. Add ginger and nuts, stirring well. Cool completely. Place in a clean jar and cover; refrigerate up to a week, or freeze 6 months. Makes 4 cups.


Candied or crystalized ginger is available in the specialty food section of most supermarkets or at candy shops.

Nutrition Facts

77 calories; total fat 2g; saturated fatg; polyunsaturated fat 2g; monounsaturated fatg; cholesterolmg; sodium 2mg; potassium 65mg; carbohydrates 14g; fiber 1g; sugar 11g; protein 1g; trans fatty acidg; vitamin aIU; vitamin c 4mg; thiaminmg; riboflavinmg; niacin equivalentsmg; vitamin b6mg; folate 4mcg; vitamin b12mcg; calcium 10mg; ironmg.


26 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 17
  • 4 star values: 5
  • 3 star values: 2
  • 2 star values: 2
  • 1 star values: 0