There’s nothing better during cold weather and holidays than curling up on the couch, snuggling in your favorite blanket and enjoying a sweet treat. This sweet treat is sure to be a winter favorite plus lots of added nutrients!
Healthy Gingerbread Bread and Maple Glaze
2 cups whole wheat flour
1/2 tsp baking soda
1 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
1 1/2 tbsp ginger
1/2 tsp nutmeg
1 tsp cinnamon
1/4 tsp ground cloves
2 tbsp melted coconut oil
2 tsp vanilla
3/4 cup Greek yogurt or applesauce
1/4 cup maple syrup
1/4 cup molasses
3 tbsp milk or milk substitute
3 tbsp greek yogurt
1 tbsp maple syrup
1/2 tsp vanilla
Preheat oven to 325 degrees and grease 9×5 bread pan
Whisk together dry ingredients in a large bowl (flour, baking soda, baking powder, salt, and spices)
In another bowl, mix wet ingredients (eggs, coconut oil, vanilla, yogurt/applesauce, maple syrup, molasses, and milk)
Mix wet ingredients into the dry ingredients just until combined (do not over mix)
Spread the mix into the bread pan and bake for 40-45 minutes or until an inserted toothpick comes out clean
For the glaze- mix yogurt, maple syrup, and vanilla
Top freshly baked loaf with maple glaze and enjoy!
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