Gluten Free Classic Walnut Date Loaf

Preserving the past in this classic walnut date loaf without gluten is magical. See why it is so healthy and oh so delicious. Dates are rich in fiber and iron and walnuts are rich in omega-3 fats and powerful antioxidants. For a boost of energy or a healthy breakfast, have a slice of this highly nutritious walnut date loaf


1 ½ cups chopped pitted Medjool dates
¼ cup unsalted melted butter or coconut oil
½ cup raw turbinado sugar
1 Tbsp. fresh lemon juice
1 Tbsp. flax seed
2 tsp. pure vanilla extract
1 cup hot coffee
1 large egg, whisked or egg substitute (such as egg replacer)
1 cup sweet sorghum flour
¼ cup tapioca flour/starch
1 tsp. baking powder (preferably aluminum-free)
½ tsp. baking soda
½ tsp. sea salt
¼ tsp. xanthan gum
1 ½ cups coarsely chopped walnuts


Preheat oven to 350 F. Line a 8 x 4-inch loaf pan with parchment paper
Place dates, butter, sugar, orange juice, flax seed and vanilla in a bowl. Add hot coffee and stir to combine. Set aside for 15 minutes
In a separate bowl mix flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, xanthan gum and walnuts
Add wet ingredients to dry and mix to combine
Pour the batter into the prepared pan and bake for 50 – 55 minutes. A toothpick inserted should come out clean.
Cool in the pan for 15 minutes, and then gently remove the bread with parchment paper onto a cooling rack. Cool completely before slicing

Similar Recipes

Gluten Free Banana And Raspberry Bread

This is truly the only banana bread recipe you’ll ever need. The sweetness of ripe bananas and the tangy flavour of raspberries create amazing banana bread. All you need is a food processor making it a one bowl simple recipe. Makes 1 loaf Read More

Prep Time 15 Minutes
Difficulty Easy
Cook Time 95 Minutes

Gluten Free Blueberry Banana Bread

If you are on the hunt for that perfect gluten free banana bread, search no further. Not all gluten free banana bread is created equal. This delightful banana bread is a combination of ripe bananas with fresh blueberries, thus loaded with antioxidants. The ripe bananas add most of the sweetness and by adding yogurt and […] Read More

Prep Time 15 Minutes
Difficulty Easy
Cook Time 55 Minutes

Gluten-Free Banana Chocolate Bread

If you love banana bread you will love this version. No added bad fats or processed sugars. Simple healthy ingredients and rich delicious taste. Serves 8 slices family style Read More

Prep Time 15 Minutes
Difficulty Easy
Cook Time 45 Minutes
Serves 8
© Copyright 2017 Only Gluten Free Recipes. All Rights Reserved.