When Thanksgiving Day dinner preparations are already underway, it is a great time to consider serving a healthy and easy to make Cranberry Compote with Apple and Orange side dish that can be prepared at the last minute.
Cranberries have a beautiful bright red hue which is stimulating to any palate. Early Native Americans may be thanked for bringing them to both our attention and our dinner tables.
Used as a food source while also being a helpful medicinal, cranberries contain loads of antioxidants and are helpful in preventing urinary tract infections, potentially reducing the onset of certain cancers, lowering the risks for cardiovascular disease and helping to reduce blood pressure.
Prepared as a scrumptious side dish, cranberries are also simply delicious!
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