Berry and Cherry Sauce

Use this sweet and rich sauce with grilled or roasted meats.

TOTAL TIME:35 minutes



  • 1 cup red wine vinegar
  • 1 cup hearty, dry red wine, such as zinfandel, or 1 cup cranberry juice
  • 1 cup sugar
  • ā…› tsp. red pepper flakes
  • 1 Tbsp. toasted mustard seeds
  • 2 strips lemon peel (2ā€¯x14ā€¯)
  • 1 stick cinnamon
  • 3 pints mixed raspberries, blueberries and cherries


  1. Mix all ingredients except fruit in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Remove from heat. Add berries and cherries. Simmer 30 minutes, cover and refrigerate overnight. Remove cinnamon and lemon peel before serving.

Nutritional Facts

Recipe courtesy of Produce for Better Health Foundation,