Cranberry Pumpkin Bread

Oct 16, 2009 at 3:26 p.m. ET

Pumpkin bread is a spicy fall classic. Make it an extra-special treat for your Thanksgiving table with the addition of cranberries! We have the recipe for pumpkin-cranberry bread right here.

Cranberry Pumpkin Bread

Quick breads are easy to prepare because you don't have to mess around with yeast and waiting for the dough to rise. You just mix a few ingredients together in a bowl, pour into a loaf pan, and bake! It's really that easy.

Cranberry pumpkin bread recipe


2 eggs, beaten slightly
2 cups sugar
1/2 cup vegetable oil
1 cup cooked pumpkin
2 1/4 cups flour
1 cup chopped cranberries
1 tablespoon pumpkin pie spice
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt


Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Combine eggs, sugar, vegetable oil, and pumpkin, mixing well. Combine flour, pumpkin pie spice, baking soda, and salt in a large bowl.

Make a well in the center of the batter and add the pumpkin. Stir in cranberries. Spoon batter into 2 greased and floured loaf pans. Bake for 1 hour.