Gluten and Sugar-free Banana Dark Choco Chip Bread

[fa icon="calendar"] Mar 10, 2015 11:00:42 AM / by Mareya Ibrahim, The Fit Foodie and Founder, Eatcleaner.com

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Ingredients

  • 2 cups gluten-free all-purpose baking flour (I like the Bob’s Red Mill)
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 whole eggs
  • 4 egg whites
  • 3 very ripe bananas, mashed
  • 1/4 cup granulated stevia/xylitol mixture
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened applesauce
  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 1/3 cup ground flax meal (I like the Linwood’s brand)
  • 1/3 cup dark chocolate chips (70% or more unsweetened cacao)
  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • Dab of raw coconut oil

Directions1. Preheat oven to 350F.2. In a large mixing bowl, combine flour, baking soda and salt. Separately, whisk the eggs, egg whites, mashed bananas, sugar, applesauce, oil, chocolate, cinnamon and vanilla. Mix into dry ingredients just until cohesive mixture is achieved.3. Grease a large loaf pan with raw coconut oil. Pour banana bread mixture in and top with a sprinkle of cinnamon. Bake at 350° for 45 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean. Slice into 1″ pieces and store wrapped in wax or parchment paper to keep moist. Serve warm for ultra yumminess

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