As the star at the holiday table or the perfect partner to a dark chocolate dessert, cranberries have made a mark on our cuisine with their flavor and nutrition.
4 FRESH CRANBERRY HACKS: Hold a cranberry between your fingers and give it a gentle squeeze. It should feel very firm, like an acorn or pearl. Fresh cranberries will last for up to two months in a tightly-sealed plastic bag in the refrigerator. Fresh whole berries may be washed, dried, spread out on a cookie sheet and frozen. After a couple hours transfer cranberries to an airtight container. Frozen cranberries will keep up to one year at 0 F. Half a cup of cranberries contains only 25 calories. - 7 hours ago