Sunday, November 28, 2010

Cranberry Salsa

Hope everybody had a nice Thanksgiving!!! I was away in Boston and New York visiting friends and family, and had a fantastic Thanksgiving. I was thankful to have such wonderful company! I missed you all and wasn't able to visit your wonderful blogs. But, here I come with an awesome salsa that I made with my friend in Boston. Our Thanksgiving lunch included cranberry salsa, vegetable dum biriyani, sweet potato fries, butternut squash with rosemary, and apple pie. It was SO DELICIOUS!!!
Cranberries are abundant around this time and especially in the New England area. They are tart and sour and are a kind of wild berries. They are mainly used as a sauce or a relish for Thanksgiving feasts. Try this spicy salsa and you would wanna stock up cranberries forever!!! :)

Get ready

  • 2 cups fresh cranberries (Cut them in halves or quarters) 
  • 1 1/3 cups chopped red onions
  • 1 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 2 tablespoons minced green chiles
  • 6 tablespoons sugar
  • 3 tablespoons fresh lime juice
  • 5-6 tbsp. orange juice
  • Salt to taste

  • In a bowl, mix the cranberries, chili, onion, cilantro well. Add salt and sugar according to your taste.
  • Add lime juice and orange juice; toss well.  The lime juice and orange juice can be adjusted according to your taste.
Serve as a side and enjoy!!!
Pretty easy, huh?
Again, happy Thanksgiving and ENJOY!!!

I'm happy to inform you that I am amongst the 5 selected in holiday eggless cookie contest hosted by Manjula's Kitchen. PLEASE CHECK IT OUT!!!!!! (:-)


  1. Wow! very colourful and healthy..hope you had a great weekend..

  2. Looks very colorful and nice

  3. Yummy,colourful and delicious salsa..

  4. Very very inviting and colorful salsa...

  5. I am glad you had a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend with friends in Boston and NY. Did you get a chance to watch the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade at NY.
    The Cranberry Salsa looks very flavorful ..... yummy !

    Cheers & Happy Cooking,

  6. All the best with the contest..voted for you:) Cranberry salsa looks really colorful n "christmassy"!

    US Masala

  7. very colorful n healthy...awesome click..
    Tasty Appetite

  8. what colourful and cool salsa... love it....

  9. Congrats Priya and Best wishes to you:-)

  10. looks rocking ! and u have a lil suprise in my blog-do collect :)

  11. colorful cranberry salsa.. love the pic...

  12. Very colorful and healthy salsa great with cranberry....

  13. What a great idea to make salsa out of cranberries. Perfect for the weather and congrats on being on top 5 for eggless cookies list :)

  14. Hi dear there is an award waiting for you in my space ..please collect.

  15. This looks absolutely wonderful!

  16. Congrats dear! salsa luks very tempting...

  17. Nandu has been wanting me to make cranberry salsa - now I know where to look up - the pics look super attractive with all the colors!

  18. Thanks everyone for all the wonderful comments!


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