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5 cranberry dishes for the holidays

By: Robin Shreeves on Nov. 11, 2009, 8:05 a.m.
A close-up of deep-red cranberries

Photo: liz west/Flickr [CC by 2.0]

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Did you know that cranberries are one of the few fruits native to North America? Plus, only five states grow the majority of cranberries in our country — Massachusetts, Wisconsin, Oregon, Washington and New Jersey.

Cranberries are also a staple for most Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners. Click through our slideshow of five cranberry dishes that will spice up your holiday feasts. (Recipes: Robin Shreeves; Photo illustrations: Alison Greenberg)