Grandmother's Famous Cranberry Bread

READY IN: 1hr 25mins
Recipe by Sackville

This is a recipe that my boyfriend got at school in 1980 and he's been making it ever since.

Top Review by waynejohn1234

Have tried many cranberry bread recipes but always come back to this one. Great taste and texture and keeps well. Highly recommended. I don't even bother to cut up the cranberries if they are fresh.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Sift flour, sugar, baking powder, salt and baking soda into a large bowl.
  2. Cut in butter until mixture is crumbly.
  3. Add egg, orange peel and orange juice all at once.
  4. Stir just until mixture is evenly moist.
  5. Fold in raisins and cranberries.
  6. Spoon into a greased 9 x 5 x 3 inch loaf pan.
  7. Bake at 350 F for 1 hour and 10 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the centre comes out clean.
  8. Remove from pan and cool on a wire rack.
  9. If you like, you can substitute cranberries for the raisins to have an all cranberry bread.

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