CRANBERRY ORANGE ALMOND BREAD II (GLUTEN FREE)

 

  • Cooking Time: 25 - 30 minutes
  • Servings: 15
  • Preparation Time: 15

Ingredients

  • 2 cups all purpose gluten free flour mix (shown below)
  • 1/2 tsp xanthan gum
  • 1 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp ginger, ground
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp nutmeg, ground
  • 1/3 cup Spectrum palm shortening
  • 1 cup evaporated cane sugar
  • 1 tsp almond extract
  • 1 Tbs Finely grated orange peel (1 orange)
  • 1/2 cup orange juice (or Juice of 1 orange + water)
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup coarsely chopped fresh cranberries
  • 1/2 cup toasted sliced almonds, chopped
  • flour mix -(great in cakes, cupcakes, and quick breads) makes 3 cups
  • 1 cup sweet rice flour
  • 1 cup sorghum flour
  • 2/3 cup cornstarch
  • 1/3 cup tapioca starch or flour
  • 1 tsp xanthan gum
  • 1. Mix throughly in a bag. Store in an airtight container in
  • 2. the refrigerator until used. Label accordingly

Directions

  • 1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Mix flour, baking powder, ginger, xanthan gum,baking soda, salt and nutmeg in large bowl. Set aside.
  • 2. Beat butter, sugar and vanilla in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until light and fluffy. Add orange peel, orange juice and egg; mix well. Gradually add to flour mixture, mixing just until moistened.
  • Gently stir in cranberries and almonds. Divide batter evenly among 3 greased 5 1/2x3-inch mini-loaf pans.
  • 3. Bake 35 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool in pans 1 minutes. Remove from pans; cool completely on wire rack.
  • Best sliced with electric knife
  • Nutrition (calculated from recipe ingredients)
  • ----------------------------------------------
  • Calories: 208
  • Calories From Fat: 66
  • Total Fat: 7.6g
  • Cholesterol: 14.1mg
  • Sodium: 179mg
  • Potassium: 65.3mg
  • Carbohydrates: 33.2g
  • Fiber: 2g
  • Sugar: 14.8g
  • Protein: 2.8g

Notes

I bought fresh cranberries and decided to bake with them. This is a variation of the first loaf.

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