"The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found."--Calvin Trillin

Grandmother's Famous Cranberry Bread Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Grandmother's Famous Cranberry Bread, by , is from The Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters Friends and Family Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Mitch Sibley-Jett
Added: Wednesday, January 3, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 cups sifted all purpose flour
1 cup sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 cup butter or margarine
1 egg beaten
1 teaspoon grated orange peel
3/4 cup orange juice
1 1/2 cups light raisins
1 1/2 cups fresh or frozen cranberries, chopped

Directions:
Directions:
Sift flour, sugar, baking powder, salt and baking soda into large bowl. Cut in butter until mixture is crumbly. Add eggs, orange peel and orange juice all at once; stir just until mixture is evenly moist. Fold in raisins and cranberries. Spoon into greased 9x5x3 inch loaf pan. Bake at 350 for 1 hour and 10 minutes, or untila toothpick inserted in in center comes out clean. Remove from pan, cool on a wire rack. **Cranberreies can be substitued for raisins to have all cranberry bread.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

557W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!