This delicious cranberry butter is wonderful for the holiday season.

Cranberry Butter - The Southern Lady Cooks

This easy butter is only 3 ingredients and is super simple to prepare. We love this cranberry butter on fresh homemade biscuits with country ham. The flavor of the butter and country ham is a wonderful combination.  Add this delicious butter to your holiday menu. It’s fabulous for a Thanksgiving breakfast or brunch. We also love it for Christmas.

For a quick biscuit recipe, you can try our Whipped Cream Biscuits. They are only 2 ingredients!

Cranberry Butter Ingredients:

Butter- softened

Whole berry or jellied cranberry sauce

Apricot preserves

Recipe Notes: This butter is also fabulous on sourdough bread. It’s also great on turkey sandwiches. So if you have leftovers from Thanksgiving, add this cranberry butter to your turkey sandwiches.

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Cranberry Butter

The Southern Lady Cooks
Easy to make
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 15 minutes
2 hours
Course Sauce
Cuisine American, southern
Servings 10 servings


  • 1/2 cup of butter- softened
  • 3/4 cup of whole berry or jellied cranberry sauce
  • 1 teaspoon of apricot preserves


  • Mix all ingredients with mixer until spreading consistency. Makes about 3/4 cup. Keep in refrigerator. Wonderful on biscuits, breads or toast.
Keyword Cranberry Butter
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