Mini Cranberry Cornbread Loaves bake up golden and sweet with pops of bright, tart cranberries! This is a super easy holiday side dish recipe!

Mini Cranberry Cornbread Loaves

  • Author: Melissa Riker
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 30 minutes
  • Yield: 12 muffins 1x
  • Category: bread
  • Method: baking
  • Cuisine: American


Mini Cranberry Cornbread Loaves are studded with tart cranberries and a touch of vanilla. This simple holiday side dish along with an easy Cranberry Candle Centerpiece will steal the show at any holiday meal!



  • (2) 8.5 oz. boxes corn muffin mix
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2/3 cup milk
  • 2 teas vanilla extract
  • 3 tbsp powdered sugar
  • 1 1/3 cup cranberries


  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
  2. Prepare two 6-compartment mini loaf pans with non-stick cooking spray.
  3. Mix corn muffin mix, milk, vanilla, powdered sugar and eggs and mix until all dry ingredients are incorporated.
  4. Fold cranberries into cornbread batter and divide batter into mini loaf pans.

  5. Bake for 16-20  minutes (baking time may vary by oven) until golden brown or until a toothpick inserted into the center of the cornbread comes out clean.

Keywords: cranberry cornbread