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blueberry gift loaves w/cranberry cream like topping

(5 ratings)
Recipe by
Carol Junkins
Hanson, MA

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.

(5 ratings)
yield 3 loaves 3x5'1/2 x2"
prep time 5 Min
cook time 20 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For blueberry gift loaves w/cranberry cream like topping

  • 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

How To Make blueberry gift loaves w/cranberry cream like topping

  • 1
    Preheat oven according to your pound cake mix directions and follow the cook time on pkg. except reduce cooking time by 10 minutes.
  • 2
    Prepare 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.
  • 3
    Unmold 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.
  • 4
    Great little breads to share with loved ones and neighbors.