Gluten-Free and Vegan Cornbread

Gluten-Free & Vegan Cornbread
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Serves: 12 to 15 slices
  • 150g polenta or fine cornmeal (1 cup)
  • 125g gluten-free plain white flour (1 cup)
  • 30g light brown sugar (2 tablespoons, packed)
  • 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda (baking soda)
  • 1 tsp cream of tartar
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 2 eggs’ worth of egg replacer
  • 300ml soy milk, rice milk, or almond milk, lukewarm (1-1/4 cups)
  • 50ml vegetable oil (3-1/2 tablespoons)
  1. Preheat your oven to 325ºF (160C).
  2. Measure all the dry ingredients into a mixing bowl.
  3. Make a well in the centre and pour in the warmed milk and vegetable oil.
  4. Beat well to make a smooth batter.
  5. Pour the mixture into a 20 x 20cm [8-inch] shallow cake tin and bake in a preheated oven for 25 minutes, or until golden.
  6. Leave the cornbread to cool slightly, then cut it into squares or fingers.
  7. Serve warm with soup, or cold with spread and jam for breakfast!

About Author

Alisa is the founder of, Senior Editor for Allergic Living magazine, and author of the best-selling dairy-free book, Go Dairy Free: The Guide and Cookbook for Milk Allergies, Lactose Intolerance, and Casein-Free Living. Alisa is also a professional recipe creator and product ambassador for the natural food industry.


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