I had originally intended to share a post about the iphone apps that I’m using to make me a faster runner, but then I realized that next week is Thanksgiving in the US and if my stats are correct 89% of you reside in the US. Cranberry sauce is one of my favourite things about Thanksgiving – you simply cannot have turkey without it in my humble opinion. Unfortunately the canned sauces are loaded with sugar, so I wanted to share with you sugar-free, low-calorie cranberry sauce recipe, a welcome alternative to those nasty canned cranberry sauces that come out of the can still looking like the can..
- 1 bag of fresh cranberries (12 oz)
- Sugar substitute equal to 1 cup sugar (I use EZ-Sweetz)
- 1 cup water
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- Put cranberries in a pot on the stove, and pick through to remove soft and/or brown ones.
- Add the rest of the ingredients, stir, and bring to a boil on medium-high heat.
- Stir frequently. The cranberries will pop, and then release their "gel" -- and the sauce will come together like magic. Cook until the sauce is the consistency you want, about 5 to 10 minutes.
- Note: I used a liquid sweetener in this recipe, which adds zero carbs, instead of the powdered artificial sweeteners that often use sugars as a base.
I hope you all have a fantastic Thanksgiving!
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