How to make gluten-free bread
- 350g gluten-free flour — we used Bob’s Red Mill All Purpose Baking Flour
- 7g sachet easy-bake/ fast-action dried yeast
- 1 level tsp caster sugar
- 1 level tsp salt
- 1 level tsp xanthan gum
- 250ml milk
- 1 large egg
- 4tbs sunflower oil
- 1tsp vinegar
If you or any of your family are on a gluten-free diet it can often be hard to find good recipes to make. This gluten-free bread recipe doesn't miss out on a classic bread flavour or texture.
Triple-tested in the Woman's Weekly kitchen, this loaf takes 40 mins to make and is well worth the wait. With a traditional method that leaves plenty of time for proving, you'll want to make this loaf over and over.
Making this bread is more like making a cake. Usual yeast cookery methods doesn't work for gluten-free bread because the purpose of kneading is to develop the gluten.
To freeze your bread, wrap the cold loaf in a freezer bag and freeze for up to 1 month. Allow the loaf to defrost before serving. It may be refreshed in a hot oven for a few mins before serving.
- 1lb (500g) loaf tin, well buttered