Roll out slightly more than half of pastry 1/8 inch thick. Line pie pan. Bring first 3 ingredients and 2 taplespooons water to boil in saucepan, stirring constantly until sugar is dissolved. Add cranberries and cook, stirring occasionally, until berries pop open. Add raisins. Blend cornstarch and 2 tablespoons water. Add to berry mixture and cook until thickened, stirring constantly. Remove from heat and stir in fruit rinds and butter. Pour into pastry-lined pie pan. Roll out remaining pastry. Moisten edges of filled pie with water and cover with top crust which has been slit to allow steam to escape. Press edges together with tines of fork. Bake in pre-heated hot oven (425DF) for about 25 minutes. Makes 6-8 servings.
Cranberry Pie ~ Follow recipe for Cranberry-Raisins Pie. Omit raisins and increase cranberries to 3 1/2 cups.