• Prep Time
    30 Mins
  • Cook Time
    0 Mins
  • Total Time
    30 Mins
  • The base number of servings for this recipe is 12
    OK

    Spiced Apple Quinoa Loaf

    Enjoy apple season with a slice of warm, Spiced Apple Quinoa Loaf. Sweet cinnamon, omega-3 rich chia seeds, protein filled quinoa, tropical coconut oil, and crisp apples come together in a loaf that is part bread, part cake and all parts delicioso!


    Ingredients
    1 3/4
    cups
    all-purpose flour
    1
    teaspoon
    baking soda
    1/2
    teaspoon
    salt
    2
    teaspoons
    cinnamon
    2
    tablespoons
    chia seeds
    1/2
    cup
    quinoa, dry
    6
    tablespoons
    water
    1/3
    cup
    coconut oil
    1/3
    cup
    apple sauce
    1
    teaspoon
    vanilla
    1
    cup
    granulated sugar
    1/4
    cup
    milk
    3
    cups
    chopped apples, peeled and cored
    1/4
    cup
    butter
    1
    tablespoon
    molasses
    3/4
    cup
    rolled oats
    Directions
    Preheat oven to 350F. Oil a 9x5 inch loaf pan and set aside.
    In a medium sized bowl combine 1 1/2 cups of flour, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, and quinoa. Whisk until all ingredients are evenly dispersed.
    In a cup, combine chia seeds and water. Let sit for 3-5 minutes until gelled.
    In a separate bowl, combine coconut oil, apple sauce, vanilla, 3/4 cup sugar, and milk. Whisk to combine.
    Add chia seed gel to wet ingredients and stir to combine.
    Pour wet ingredients into dry ingredients and stir until just combined. Fold apple into batter.
    Pour batter into loaf pan and transfer to oven. Bake for 40 minutes.
    In a small bowl combine butter, molasses, oats, and remaining flour and sugar until a crumbly mixture forms.
    Remove loaf from oven, add crumbled topping, and return to oven.
    Bake for an additional 15 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.

    The base number of servings for this recipe is 12
    OK

    Categories 

    Family-friendly

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