Berries with Homemade Pomegranate Syrup

This post may include affiliate links.

Berries with Homemade Pomegranate SyrupFresh blueberries and dried cranberries make this delicious dessert an antioxidant powerhouse. We use dried cranberries, as their relatively mellow flavor pairs perfectly with the blueberries. Look for the ones without added sugar for an exceptionally healthy treat. Our homemade pomegranate syrup is delicious over berries but amazing drizzled over your favorite morning pancakes, waffles, or French toast.

Berries with Homemade Pomegranate Syrup

Berries with Homemade Pomegranate Syrup

Yields: 4 servings | Serving Size: 2/3 cup | Calories: 88 | Total Fat: 1 g | Saturated Fat: 0 g | Trans Fat: 0 g | Cholesterol: 0 mg | Sodium: 2 mg | Carbohydrates: 22 g | Dietary Fiber: 3 g | Sugars: 17 g | Protein: 1 g | SmartPoints (Freestyle): 5


  • 2 cups fresh blueberries
  • 6 tablespoons dried cranberries
  • 2 cups pomegranate juice, unsweetened
  • 1/4 cup coconut palm sugar or honey
  • 2 teaspoons lemon juice
  • 8 fresh mint leaves, 4 coarsely chopped and 4 left for garnishing


  1. In a medium pot, add pomegranate juice, palm sugar, 4 chopped mint leaves, and lemon juice. Bring to a boil over medium heat, reduce to a simmer and cook until a syrup consistency, approximately 45 minutes. Allow to cool before adding to a glass jar. Store in the refrigerator until ready to use.
  2. Add the blueberries, dried cranberries, and pomegranate syrup in a bowl. Distribute them in individual serving glasses. Top each glass with the remaining mint leaves. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
  3. NOTE: Pomegranate Syrup is great served over pancakes, French Toast, or waffles.

We eat a lot of fresh fruits at Skinny Ms. Check out these delicious recipes that you can whip up quickly:

Fresh Summer Fruit Salad with Basil Syrup

Tropical Fruit Salsa

Exotic Coconut Granita with Mango Sauce

Nectarine Salad with Arugula and Goat Cheese

Clean Eating Blueberry Jam

Blueberry Banana Smoothie

Don’t miss out on the latest from SkinnyMs. Make sure you subscribe to our daily enewsletter.

Check out our Facebook page and follow us on Pinterest for tasty recipes, clean eating tips, and healthy lifestyle resources.

Do you have a favorite SkinnyMs. recipe? We’d love to hear about it. Tell us what you think in the comments section below.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.