Cranberry Orange Bread Made with Almond Flour

Cranberry orange bread made with fresh cranberries and a sweet glaze and made gluten free and dairy free for the a perfect treat on Christmas morning. This almond flour recipe is perfect for anyone struggling to make a great a gluten free recipe.

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Gluten free cranberry orange bread. Gluten free near me.

what you need to make this gluten free cranberry orange bread

You guys, this cranberry orange bread is so soft and tender, it will literally just melt in your mouth with every bite!

And can you believe that it’s completely gluten free and dairy free?

Thank’s to Bob’s Red Mill superfine almond flour, this loaf is super soft!

Okay, so here’s what you need to make this cranberry orange loaf with sweet glaze…

  • Bob’s Superfine Almond Flour
  • Bob’s Gluten Free Flour 1:1
  • tapioca flour
  • cane sugar or granulated sugar of choice (I have tested this with Truvia and coconut sugar and both work great)
  • dairy free butter
  • eggs
  • silken or extra firm tofu or dairy free yogurt
  • almond milk
  • freshly squeezed orange juice
  • orange zest
  • vanilla extract
  • baking powder
  • baking soda
  • fresh cranberries
  • salt
  • powdered sugar

THAT’S IT! Can you believe it? This simple festive cranberry orange loaf is the best almond flour recipe!

Gluten free cranberry orange bread. Gluten free near me.
Gluten free cranberry orange bread. Gluten free near me. Almond flour recipe.

can’t get enough holiday recipes?

I hear ya! check out the most popular gluten free recipes on the blog! Here are few of my favorites: 

Vegan and Gluten Free Gingerbread Cookies 

Vegan pumpkin Pie with Pretzel Crust

Gluten Free Cinnamon Swirl Muffins

Here is the complete list of healthy dessert recipes on this site – enjoy!

Gluten free cranberry orange bread. Gluten free near me. Almond flour recipe.

If you are still reading this far, you definitely deserve some gluten free cranberry orange bread and if you make this recipe or any other recipe from the blog, be sure to tag @peanutbutterpluschocolate on Instagram and check me out on Facebook and Pinterest!

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Happy Baking!

Gluten free cranberry orange bread. Gluten free near me.
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Gluten Free Cranberry Orange Bread

This gluten free and dairy free cranberry orange bread is so soft, tender and topped with a sweet glaze for the perfect holiday treat.
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Prep Time10 minutes
40 minutes
Total Time50 minutes
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American, gluten free
Keyword: gluten free bread, Gluten Free Cranberry Orange Bread, Gluten Free Loaf
Servings: 10
Author: Ciarra Siller


  • 1/4 cup almond milk
  • 1/4 cup freshly squeezed orange juice
  • 1/2 cup silken or extra firm tofu can be replaced with dairy free yogurt
  • zest from half an orange
  • 1/2 cup dairy free butter room temperature
  • 3/4 cup cane sugar or granulated sweetener
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup gluten free baking flour Bob's Red Mill 1:1
  • 3/4 cup super fine almond flour Bob's Red Mill
  • 6 tbsp tapioca flour or arrowroot flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 3/4 cup fresh cranberries


  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 2-3 tbsp almond milk


  • Preheat the oven to 350 F and prepare a loaf pan with non-stick spray and parchment paper for easy removal. In a bowl, stir together the almond milk and orange juice and let it sit for a couple of minutes to curdle. Add the tofu, almond milk/orange juice mixture and zest to a blender and blend until smooth. You may need to stop and scrape the sides until no bits remain. Set aside.
  • In another bowl, use a hand held mixer beat the butter and sugar together until light and fluffy. Add in the vanilla and eggs and mix until combined. In another bowl, stir together the flours, baking powder, baking soda and salt until combined. Add the dry ingredients to the wet and mix, adding in the tofu/orange/milk mixture until a batter forms. Transfer the batter ot the prepared pan and bake for 35-45 minutes and toothpick comes out clean.
  • Once cooled, stir together the glaze ingredients and drizzle it over the loaf. Top with more orange zest if desired. Store loaf in a covered container at room temperature for 2 days in the refrigerator for 5 days.


If you have any questions or want to tell me about how this recipe turned out, don’t hesitate to leave me a comment below this recipe card at the bottom! I love hearing from you!
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4 years ago

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We made this last night and it was delicious but we were wondering if it could be made into muffins?

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