4 cups sugar, organic
4 cups water
8 cups fresh organic cranberries
grated zest 1 large orange, organic
In a large stainless steel saucepan, combine sugar and water. Bring to a boil over high heat, stirring to dissolve sugar. Boil for five minutes. Add cranberries and return to a boil. Reduce heat and boil gently, stirring occasionally until all berries burst and liquid begins to thicken, about 15 minutes. During last few minutes, stir in orange zest.
Ladle sauce into glass jars or pyrex storage container and refrigerate until ready to use. Can be made three days ahead and stored in refrigerator for up to three weeks.