Classic Cranberry Nut Bread

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Classic Cranberry Nut Bread
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Yield

Makes 1 loaf (16 servings)

Ingredients

2 cups flour
1 cup sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
3/4 cup orange juice
1 tablespoon grated orange peel
2 tablespoons shortening
1 egg, well beaten
1 1/2 cups Ocean Spray® Fresh or Frozen Cranberries, coarsely chopped
1/2 cup chopped nuts

Directions

Preheat oven to 350ºF. Grease a 9 x 5-inch loaf pan.

Mix together flour, sugar, baking powder, salt and baking soda in a medium mixing bowl. Stir in orange juice, orange peel, shortening and egg. Mix until well blended. Stir in cranberries and nuts. Spread evenly in loaf pan.

Bake for 55 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean. Cool on a rack for 15 minutes. Remove from pan; cool completely. Wrap and store overnight. Makes 1 loaf (16 slices).

PER SERVING (1 slice): Cal. 211, Fat Cal. 54, Protein 3grams, Carb. 37grams, Fat 6grams, Chol. 18mg., Sodium 313mg.

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Standard for Our Holidays

We have been making this recipe for two generations now. It's great in muffins, too. Our holiday table wouldn't be complete without it. Thanks for keeping it on your website.

My go-to quick bread recipe

Maria from San Jose, CA

I had this recipe years ago and it got lost in a move. Oh, how I missed it. I was so happy to find that Ocean Spray put it on their website. The recipe assembles quickly - I don't even pull out the Kitchen Aid mixer to make it. Clean-up is minimal. I can make up a batch and clean the kitchen while it bakes. The flavor of this bread is mild. It's not too cranberry or too orange. Even people who are not fond of cranberries enjoy this bread. I've made it with walnuts and with sliced almonds. Both are equally good, so use what you have on hand. I have made it with both fresh and frozen cranberries, with equal success. I've used both margarine and butter when I haven't had shortening on hand. Really, the recipe is pretty close to fool-proof. Just go ahead and try it. You will enjoy it.

Classic cranberry nut bread

I made this Bread for first time. It's the Best! Very tasty It was was delicious and moist! Awesome!!!!Thank You

Timeless

I've been making this recipe for more years than I can remember and everyone loves it. Sometimes if I don't have orange juice I use other juices such as cranberry or mango and it's just as delicious.

World Winning Recipe

Sharon from Mentor, OH

I took this to my Camera Club Meeting last night and it was a big hit. Someone asked me if I sold it. Tonight it is going to a Car Club meeting and I'm sure everyone will like it.

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