Perfect touch of sweet honey, nutmeg, and pecans lend the flavor combination I go back to over and over for a light healthy snack of little guilt. Fast and easy; mix in one bowl. Healthy too!
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Line a loaf pan with parchment paper.
Mash bananas in a large bowl. Add egg; beat until combined. Mix in flour, honey, oil, flaxseed meal, vanilla extract, baking powder, baking soda, xanthan gum, nutmeg, and salt. Fold in pecans. Pour batter into the lined loaf pan.
Bake in the preheated oven until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean, 50 to 60 minutes.
Per Serving: 237 calories; protein 3.9g; carbohydrates 32g; fat 11.8g; cholesterol 18.6mg; sodium 301.1mg.
The quality of the flour could make a real difference to your bread. Different brands do vary. Extra-strong or Canadian flours, which are naturally higher in gluten, may give you a best rise than standard dough flours – especially if you’re making wholemeal dough , which doesn’t always getting bigger as well as white bread.
To make this in a dough , add all the ingredients to your breadmaker and follow the makers instructions.
A dough’s first rising can be done in the fridge overnight . This slows down the time it takes to rise to double its size, giving it a deeper flavour. It’s also a great timesaver , as you can start it yesterday , then clear it off the next day.