Bourbon-Cranbery Compote

Bourbon-Cranbery Compote

  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook Time: 25 min
  • Total: 30 min
  • Serving: 8

Compote is a delicious dessert with a rich and long history. This holiday season, try this recipe for Bourbon-Cranberry Compote. Serve it over a scoop of vanilla ice cream or a fresh baked biscuit. Your guests will certainly save room for dessert with this on the menu.

Tip: You can also serve this as a sweet side dish or to top off a roasted turkey.


  • 12 ounces cranberries, fresh or frozen
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup apple juice
  • 1/4 cup bourbon


  1. Stir together all ingredients in a saucepan.
  2. Simmer for about 20-25 minutes.
  3. Serve warm.