Avocado Bread

An unconventional, delicious way to eat whole grains and fruit! This bread incorporates whole wheat flour, cornmeal, and avocados. Yogurt is used to provide good texture without unhealthy fats. Everyone will love this wholesome but addictive bread.

Prep Time:
15 mins
Cook Time:
50 mins
Additional Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
1 hrs 15 mins
Servings:
8
Yield:
1 9x5-inch loaf

Ingredients

  • cooking spray

  • 1 ¼ cups whole wheat flour

  • ½ cup cornmeal

  • 2 teaspoons baking powder

  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon

  • ½ teaspoon salt

  • ½ teaspoon ground nutmeg

  • ½ teaspoon ground allspice

  • ¾ cup white sugar

  • cup plain yogurt

  • 2 eggs

  • 2 avocados, mashed

  • ½ cup milk

  • 2 tablespoons poppy seeds

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease a 9x5-inch loaf pan with cooking spray.

  2. Mix whole wheat flour, cornmeal, baking powder, cinnamon, salt, nutmeg, and allspice together in a bowl.

  3. Stir sugar and yogurt together in another bowl. Beat in eggs, followed by avocados. Fold in flour mixture until batter is just moistened. Stir in milk and poppy seeds. Pour batter into the prepared loaf pan.

  4. Bake in the preheated oven until a toothpick inserted into the loaf comes out clean, about 50 minutes. Cool for 10 minutes before serving.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

295 Calories
11g Fat
47g Carbs
7g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 8
Calories 295
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 11g 14%
Saturated Fat 2g 10%
Cholesterol 48mg 16%
Sodium 304mg 13%
Total Carbohydrate 47g 17%
Dietary Fiber 7g 24%
Total Sugars 21g
Protein 7g
Vitamin C 5mg 27%
Calcium 161mg 12%
Iron 2mg 11%
Potassium 416mg 9%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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