The barberry plant is a shrub. It produces bright yellow flowers in the spring that turn into red berries in the fall. The berries are edible but difficult to harvest because of its thorny branches.
- Stew together the cranberries, raisins, quince and onion in the water, strain.
- Mix in the barberries, and remaining ingredients, boil 1 minute, and simmer until desired thickness.
Goes well with red meats.