Total Time
Prep 24 hrs
Cook 1 hr

I have made this bread every year at Christmas for the last 25 years. It makes a wonderful gift. Also, it adds so much to your holiday meals.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cut up the cranberries. Pour the 1 cup of sugar over them.
  2. Mix well and refrigerate over night.
  3. Mix the egg, melted butter and milk together until smooth.
  4. Add the flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt; mix well.
  5. Fold in the cranberries and nuts.
  6. Pour into a greased loaf pan.
  7. Bake at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for one hour.


Most Helpful

I maked this bread to give as gifts for Christmas for many years. It is a tradition in my family, becasue the bread is the best cranberry bread ever made.

Tom Lambie July 12, 2001

I made a loaf of this and my nephews who say "eeewww cranberries" loved this! I will definately be making more for the holidays.

Nicole Brummett November 12, 2001

I followed the directions as written and it just did not turn out as I had expected. It was also very heavy, too heavy.

joantski January 11, 2004

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