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Paleo Chocolate Swirl Pumpkin Bread. (Gluten/Grain/Dairy Free)

October 22, 2013

Paleo Chocolate Swirl Pumpkin Bread. (Gluten/Grain/Dairy Free)

Pumpkin Mania continues. I wonder at what point it is that people start to get sick of it? November? December? Please let me know when to stop! Because I could keep it going for months. Anddd I might if you don't tell me to put a sock in it.

I'm a choco-holic and love having the chocolate swirled in (I think it's pretty fancy looking too!) but please feel free to add whatever 'toppings' you want instead: nuts, Pumpkins Seeds, chocolate chips.. you might even go crazy and dump some caramel on top after baking.

Chocolate Swirl Pumpkin Bread

Ingredients

  • 5 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup pumpkin puree
  • 1/4 cup oil or melted butter (dairy or nondairy)
  • 1/2 cup palm sugar (or other granulated sugar of choice)
  • 1/2 cup coconut flour
  • 1/2 cup tapioca starch, or arrowroot will work
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1 Tablespoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 Tablespoon milk (dairy or nondairy)
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 cup chocolate chips, melted (dairy or nondairy)

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees and line a bread pan with parchment paper.
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine all ingredients except the chocolate.
  3. Pour the bread batter into the bread pan.
  4. In a separate bowl, melt chocolate chips in the microwave until pourable. To help the chocolate pour, add a teaspoon of melted coconut oil to thin it out.
  5. Drizzle the chocolate over the bread and swirl into the dough using a knife.
  6. Bake for 45 minutes, and let cool before slicing.

http://brittanyangell.com/chocolate-swirl-pumpkin-bread/

Brittany Angell
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