Yogurt Bread With Molasses

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recipe by Food52 https://food52.com/

  • Time icon
    Total Time
    1hr 15mins
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This recipe is hearty, healthy, moist and just barely sweet. It is ripe for substitutions, from using whatever flour you like to swapping out the molasses for honey.

Inspired by: http://food52.com/recipes/25341-yogurt-bread-with-molasses

recipe updated Mar 30, 2020


  • Whole wheat flour icon
    Whole wheat flour
    2 ½ cups (about 324 g)
  • Cornmeal icon
    ½ cup (about 86.4 g)
  • Kosher salt icon
    Kosher salt
    1 tsp (about 2.85 g)
  • Baking soda icon
    Baking soda
    1 tsp (about 4.65 g)
  • Whole milk yogurt icon
    Whole milk yogurt
    1 ¾ cups (about 384.77 g)
  • Molasses icon
    ½ cup (about 168 g)
  • Cranberries icon
    110 g (about 1 cup)


  • kCook icon Whisk
  • kCook icon Wooden spoon
  • kCook icon Cooling rack
  • kCook icon Loaf pan - 9 x 5 x 3"
  • kCook icon Medium bowl
  • kCook icon Large mixing bowl

Step preview

  1. Pre-heat oven - 160°C
  2. Grease a clean loaf pan
  3. Add whole wheat flour, cornmeal, kosher salt and baking soda to a clean large mixing bowl
  4. Whisk until combined
  5. Add whole milk yogurt and molasses to a clean medium bowl
  6. Whisk until blended
  7. Transfer wet ingredients to batter
  8. Mix until just combined
  9. Add cranberries to the batter
  10. Mix until just combined
  11. Transfer batter to loaf pan
  12. Bake until skewer tests clean - 1 hr
  13. Turn out onto cooling rack
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