Almond-Cranberry Quick Bread

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Linda Moore

By
@Lindr

Cranberry and almond flavoring are wonderful together, especially for Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays.

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Oh yum! Tender and slightly sweet, we adored this quick bread recipe. It's tart from the cranberries, but a little sweet from the almond extract. The flavor of the almonds is subtle put pairs surprisingly well with the cranberries. Plus, it's so very simple to make. Make it in a large loaf or as mini loaves as Linda suggests. They'd be great for a fall bake sale or as a hostess gift during the holidays. The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
20
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
55 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/4 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 2
    large eggs
  • 1 c
    sour cream
  • 3/4 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1/2 c
    canola oil
  • 1/2 tsp
    almond extract
  • 1 c
    sliced almonds
  • 1 c
    cranberries (fresh or frozen) chopped

How to Make Almond-Cranberry Quick Bread

Step-by-Step

  1. Add all the ingredients (except the cranberries) to a large mixing bowl. Mix well.
  2. Fold in the cranberries.
  3. Pour batter into a sprayed 8.5"x4.5" loaf pan OR you can use 3 mini loaves (5-3/4"x3-1/4").
  4. Sprinkle top with 2-3 Tbsp sliced almonds.
  5. Bake 350* for approx 55 minutes until golden brown. (For mini loaves, bake approximately 40 minutes.)

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About Almond-Cranberry Quick Bread

Course/Dish: Sweet Breads
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Collection: Gifts to Give
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #cranberries




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