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Cranberry Sauce

This traditional Thanksgiving condiment is often an afterthought. What factors can turn it into a Turkey Day star?

What We Learned

Preparing and executing a memorable Thanksgiving meal is hard work, and buying a quality canned or jarred cranberry sauce is an easy way to streamline things. Prepared cranberry sauces come in two different forms. “Jellied” sauces are smooth and gelatinous, with varying levels of firmness and no cranberry solids. “Whole-berry” sauces or “relishes” can vary in texture, but all includ...

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