Gluten Free Maple Walnut Bread

Bread and Croissants / Breakfast and Brunch

Metric Imperial


  • 540 ml gluten free flour blend (such as King Arthur)
  • 160 ml tapioca flour
  • 160 ml potato starch
  • 15 ml baking powder
  • 2.5 ml baking soda
  • 7.5 ml xanthan gum
  • 7.5 ml ground cinnamon
  • 5 ml salt
  • 240 ml maple syrup
  • 240 ml buttermilk, at room temperature
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 stick unsalted butter, softened
  • 180 ml chopped walnuts


  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a large bowl combine flours, starch, baking powder, baking soda, xanthan gum, cinnamon and salt.
  3. Heat butter in a small saucepan over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until butter turns a nut brown color. Remove from heat. Set aside.
  4. In a large bowl combine maple syrup, buttermilk and eggs. Stir in browned butter.
  5. Add wet ingredients to the dry. Stir until just combined. Stir in walnuts.
  6. Pour into a well-greased 9×5-inch loaf pan.
  7. Bake 55 to 60 minutes, until risen and a toothpick in the middle comes out clean.

Our maple walnut bread is so delicious, you’ll never miss the gluten! The warm flavor of cinnamon combines with the richness of maple and the crunch of walnuts for a loaf that is perfect for a hearty breakfast or anytime snack. Everyone is sure to enjoy this recipe, though your gluten-free friends and family will be extra thankful that you thought of them!