Holiday Glazed Pork Roast

Holiday Glazed Pork Roast


  • 1 (4 pound) boneless pork loin roast
  • 2 teaspoons cornstarch
  • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon grated orange peel
  • 2 tablespoons orange juice
  • 2 tablespoons dry sherry
  • 1 (14 ounce) can Ocean Spray® Whole Berry Cranberry Sauce
  • 1 large red onion, cut into 6 to 8 wedges or 12 small whole onions, peeled


  1. Combine cornstarch, cinnamon, salt and orange peel in small saucepan. Stir in orange juice, sherry and cranberry sauce. Cook and stir over medium heat until thickened. Set aside.
  2. Place roast in shallow roasting pan. Insert meat thermometer. Roast at 325 degrees F for 1 hour.
  3. Place onion wedges around pork. Spoon about 1/2 cup cranberry mixture over roast and onions. Continue to roast for 30-60 minutes or until meat thermometer registers 155-160 degrees F.
  4. Let stand for 5-10 minutes before slicing. Serve with remaining cranberry mixture.

Recipe from the National Pork Producers Council.

Recipe and photo used with permission from: Ocean Spray