Face it: there’s nothing quite as fulfilling as the smell of home-baked bread wafting through the cracked door of the oven. We’ve pulled together 10 of our top vegan, gluten free bread recipes so you can get some flour on your hands and start baking.
These recipes are just a glimpse into what’s possible with Our Food Monster App. Try making a loaf of bread and then discover what you can do with it! Sure, you can munch on a slice, but why not try out Strawberry Pecan French Toast? Slap some vegan cheese between your bread and make this Southwestern Grilled Cheese for dinner tonight. Whether you’re a bread purist or a foodie in the kitchen, you’re sure to find inspiration here.
1. Power Bread
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It’s good to start off strong, and Power Bread is the perfect fit. Packed with protein and all the nutrients you could ask for, this gluten free bread recipe combines sunflower seeds, flax, and sesame seeds to create the perfect, warm, delicious loaf in 15 minutes. Try it out in Bananas Foster Toast, and prepare to start your day right. Be sure to choose raw sunflower seeds – toasted seeds can be tossed in flour and could pose a risk to bakers with celiac or a severe gluten sensitivity.
2. Pear Pecan Bread
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If you’re a big fan of sweet treats, this Pear Pecan Bread is the perfect gluten free bread recipe to dive into. This nutty, chewy bread is perfect on its own or toasted with a little vegan butter or jam. As an added bonus, it freezes well, so you can save your creation for later!
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Did you go gluten-free and fall into a pit of despair when you realized you couldn’t order naan anymore? Fear not – gluten-free and vegan Naan is here! Pair this recipe with any of these vegan-friendly, gluten-free versions of classic Indian dishes.
4. No-Knead Nut and Seed Bread
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To all the bread-lovers out there without a passion for using yeast, letting the dough rise, and kneading: give this No-Knead Nut and Seed Bread recipe a shot. It’s moist, delicious toasted, and perfect for a Smoked ‘Carrot’ Salmon Sandwich. This is the perfect recipe to make if you don’t have a whole lot of time to spend in the kitchen – or if you’re just ready to chow down as soon as possible.
5. Paleo Dinner Rolls
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This list wouldn’t be complete without this amazing recipe for Paleo Dinner Rolls. Everyone knows rolls are the most important part of any big meal, so give these little guys a try. They’re simple to make and they’re actually under 100 calories each.
6. Pull-Apart Cinnamon Bread
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How could anyone resist the warm, gooey comfort of Pull-Apart Cinnamon Bread? Packed with coconut sugar, cinnamon, and vegan butter, it’s the perfect indulgence on a Saturday morning. Even better, save this recipe for when your non-vegan, non-gluten-free friends come over and show them how delectable plant-based baking can be!
7. Leftover Rice Bread
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Bread is already fantastic on its own – but it’s even more amazing when it helps get rid of leftovers! This Leftover Rice Bread is perfect for the leftover rice you’re not quite sure what to do with. Just make sure to use gluten-free flour instead of regular white flour. Try this with something zesty, like this BBQ Pulled Jackfruit Sandwich, and never worry about leftovers again.
8. Millet Flatbread
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Newsflash: millet is a powerhouse. Packed with iron and B-vitamins, this grain definitely doesn’t get enough attention. Try this ginger-garlic Millet Flatbread out for some serious comfort food. It pairs especially well with curries, like this Super Simple Potato Curry, so give it a try the next time the chilly weather is giving you the blues.
9. Buttery Garlic Twists
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What’s better than a loaf of bread? Personal gluten free bread. These Buttery Garlic Twists are the perfect individual portion and they pair well with pastas of all stripes: Tofu Lasagna, anyone? Try these guys out, but just know that they’re so good you might not want to stop after just one.
10. Marbled Banana Cake
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Okay, so maybe this Marbled Banana Cake isn’t exactly lunch bread – but it comes in loaf form, and it’s a delicious breakfast treat with a little bit of peanut butter on top. Some days, everyone needs a sweet treat, and this moist, chocolatey take on banana bread fits the bill. Just make sure to use gluten-free flour instead of spelt flour.
If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it’s available for both Android and iPhone and has free and paid versions. The app is loaded with thousands of allergy-friendly & vegan recipes/cooking tips, has hundreds of search filters and features like bookmarking, meal plans and more! The app shows you how having diet/health/food preferences can be full of delicious abundance rather than restrictions!
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