Closeup of Cranberry Orange Cornbread cut into a square with powdered sugar sprinkled on top

Gluten-Free Cranberry-Orange Cornbread

So good it’s almost a cake, this Gluten-Free Cranberry-Orange Cornbread can be served for brunch, tea, or at a party.

4 from 2 votes
Closeup of Cranberry Orange Cornbread cut into a square with powdered sugar sprinkled on top
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Cranberry-Orange Cornbread

Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Total Time35 mins
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Servings: 7
Calories: 390kcal
Author: Olga Miller


  • 1 cup (122 g) yellow cornmeal
  • 1 cup (120 g) gluten-free all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons (8 g) baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon (5 g) baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon (6 g) kosher or fine sea salt
  • Zest of 1 orange , about 1 tablespoon (6 g)
  • ½ cup (113 g) butter, ghee or coconut oil
  • 2 large eggs , beaten
  • ¼ cup (60 mL) pure maple syrup
  • ¾ cup (180 mL) unsweetened plain dairy-free yogurt or regular yogurt
  • 1 cup (227 g) fresh or frozen cranberries


  • In a medium bowl, stir together the first six ingredients; set aside.
  • Add butter to a 10-inch cast-iron skillet. Place in a 425°F oven for about 2-3 minutes or until the butter melts. Remove from oven; swirl butter in skillet to coat bottom and sides of skillet.
  • Meanwhile, in a small bowl, combine eggs, maple syrup, and yogurt. Pour in melted butter. Add egg mixture all at once to flour mixture. Stir just until moistened. Fold in cranberries.
  • Pour batter into hot skillet. Bake for 15-20 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Serve warm.


Nutrition Facts
Cranberry-Orange Cornbread
Amount Per Serving
Calories 390 Calories from Fat 153
% Daily Value*
Fat 17g26%
Saturated Fat 9g45%
Trans Fat 1g
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 5g
Cholesterol 83mg28%
Sodium 643mg27%
Potassium 174mg5%
Carbohydrates 56g19%
Fiber 4g16%
Sugar 23g26%
Protein 7g14%
Vitamin A 105IU2%
Vitamin C 16mg19%
Calcium 135mg14%
Iron 2mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Disclaimer: All nutrition facts on Gluten Free & More are meant only as a guide and may differ depending on product brands used or ingredient substitutions. Some errors may occur, so you are encouraged to confirm the recipe’s ingredient and nutrition suitability for your own diet.
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