Cranberry Chipotle BBQ Sauce

2 cups
Thanksgiving without cranberry sauce would be a sham. But what do you do with the leftovers? Breathe new life into your leftover cranberry sauce with this amazing recipe. With a whopping 4 ingredients and just a few minutes of prep time, we declare this one a winner!


  • 1
    cup cranberry jelly
  • 1 ½
    cup BBQ sauce
  • 1
    tbsp orange juice
  • 3
    tbsp chipotle in adobo, chopped


  • 1 In a medium saucepan, combine all ingredients. Bring to a gentle simmer and cook for 5 minutes to let the flavors combine. 
  • 2 Pulse in a blender until the mixture is smooth and silky. 
  • 3 Let cool and transfer to a Ziploc® holiday container for easy storage.


Try this sauce with pulled pork, meatloaf, or as a dipping sauce for chicken fingers.