About 5 years ago I had a slight obsession with baking bread. It was around that time that I was really taking note of what my family was eating, and making the switch from regular ol’ bread to whole wheat was a good starting point. I love baking, so I attempted many, many recipes. Flash forward a few years, and 3 of my 6 family members (including me) can’t do gluten. So now I buy whole wheat bread from our local Great Harvest bread store, but I still need a good non-wheat version. So I am ECSTATIC to bring you today’s post which has refueled my baking obsession: healthy fast gluten-free bread.

homemade gluten-free bread

How to make healthy fast gluten free bread:

Many of the gluten free breads you find in the stores are full of refined flours and sweeteners. I mean, come on; just because we can’t have gluten doesn’t mean you have to junk it up! The good news is that this recipe proves that you don’t have to.

I know that a turnoff for many in making their own bread is the time commitment, which this again does not have. You can literally pull this together in 5 minutes, and then throw it in the oven. I have even been known to put the dry ingredients together in a large Ziploc bag and store them in the freezer until I’m ready to bake. Now you’re down to just 2 or 3 minutes! 😉

A delicious gluten free almond flour bread recipe

  • Almond flour – I’m a huge fan of almond flour and love baking with it. This is a good gluten-free version (make sure that you have one that’s gf if neccesesary). I like to keep all of my flours in the freezer to keep them from going rancid.
  • Oat flour – Did you know that you can make your own oat flour? Simply put your oats into a high speed blender or food processor and pulse, and voila! You are set. If you don’t want to do this, you can purchase it ready to use. Make sure that your oats are gluten-free before blending as some can have cross-contamination.
  • Arrowroot powder –  This is a grain free, paleo-friendly, gluten free thickener and emulsifier. It makes baked goods light and fluffy. I always have this on hand for gluten-free baking and thickening of stews and such!
  • My favorite loaf pan – A few years ago, I made the switch to this glass loaf pan and I am in love with it. Can we say super easy cleanup? Prior to the switch, I was using one from when I got married (ahem, 14 years ago!) I can’t believe I waited so long to make the switch to this glass pan made with non-reactive materials.
Healthy Fast Gluten Free Bread
Prep Time
15 mins
Cook Time
35 mins
Total Time
50 mins

A delicious gluten free almond flour bread recipe that's made with unprocessed ingredients and quick and simple to make.

Course: Breakfast, Lunch, Snack
Cuisine: American
Servings: 12
Calories: 184 kcal
Author: Kiran Dodeja Smith
  • 1 cup almond flour
  • 1/2 cup oat flour ensure this is gluten-free
  • 1/2 cup milled flax meal
  • 1/4 cup arrowroot powder
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil melted
  • 1/4 cup water room temperature
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 tablespoon maple syrup
  • 1 tsp apple cider vinegar
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Prepare a regular loaf pan (I like to use Chosen Foods Coconut Oil Spray)
  2. Combine dry ingredients in a large bowl. Make a well (hole) in the middle and add wet ingredients. Mix to combine.
  3. Pour batter into loaf pan and bake for 35 minutes. Let cool before slicing.
Nutrition Facts
Healthy Fast Gluten Free Bread
Amount Per Serving (0 g)
Calories 184 Calories from Fat 126
% Daily Value*
Fat 14g22%
Saturated Fat 5g31%
Cholesterol 55mg18%
Sodium 25mg1%
Potassium 181mg5%
Carbohydrates 11g4%
Fiber 3g13%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 6g12%
Vitamin A 79IU2%
Calcium 87mg9%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.


Other homemade gluten free bread recipes

Grain free, nut free bread recipe

White bean banana bread

Paleo cassava bread

Grain free carrot cake banana bread with banana flour

My family loves this healthy fast gluten-free bread; I hope yours does, too!

Posts may contain affiliate links. Products purchased through an affiliate link have the same costs, but Easy Real Food will receive a small commission. This helps cover some of the costs for this site. We appreciate your support!

Get your kids to eat more veggies!

Grab my Free Guide!

Get my FREE guide to getting your kids to eat vegetables! Perfect for parents who want their kids to eat well.

Check your inbox!

Ingredients for a black bean corn avocado salad

My Kitchen is Your Kitchen!

Get new recipes when they're released, invites to online events and easy, real food in your kitchen.

Check your inbox!

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This