Blueberry Gift Loaves W/Cranberry Cream Like Topping

Carol Junkins


This recipe came from Extention Service were I used to work offering help to those that need help with recipes and cooking ideas. Easy and great little gift loaves to give to someone at a nursing home or in need near you.

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3 loaves 3x5'1/2 x2"
5 Min
20 Min


1 c
of blueberries or 1 can of blueberies
1 pkg
pound cake mix
1/3 c
chopped nuts
1/3 c
1/2 tsp
each of ground cinnamon and nutmeg
2 c
confectioners' sugar
cranberry juice


1Preheat oven according to your pound cake mix directions and follow the cook time on pkg. except reduce cooking time by 10 minutes.

2Prepare batter, than gently fold in blueberries, nuts, raisins and spices.
Pour into 3 greased and floured 3" x 5" 2" loaf pans.
Bake according to package minus 10 min. as stated above.

3Unmold and cool on a rack .
Topping: Mix confectioners sugar with enough Cranberry Juice until like heavy cream.
Spoon cranberry cream over the three loaves.
Cool well before slicing.

4Great little breads to share with loved ones and neighbors.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Breads
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy