Nutty and Delicious: Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf Recipe

Welcome to my kitchen! As a nutritionist and food blogger, I’m always excited to share healthy and delicious recipes with you. Today, I want to introduce you to my latest recipe – the SCD gluten-free Karin’s almond and sesame nut loaf.

This plant-based loaf is a life-changing dish that will take your taste buds on an adventure. It’s packed with almonds, sesame seeds, and nutty flavor for a texture that is nothing short of amazing. Plus, it is gluten-free, dairy-free, low carb and paleo friendly, so it’s suitable for most dietary preferences.

I created this recipe as a scrumptious alternative to traditional bread that is often laden with gluten, sugar or artificial additives. I believe that wholesome ingredients like almond flour, eggs, carrot, and leek can make an equally delicious and satisfying loaf bread.

So get ready to be inspired! This SCD gluten-free Karin’s almond and sesame nut loaf will change the way you think about plant-based baking. Let’s get cooking!

Why You’ll Love This Recipe

Scd Gluten Free Karin's Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf
Scd Gluten Free Karin’s Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf

Are you tired of the same old meatloaf recipe? Do you want to try something new, healthy and delicious? Look no further than Karin’s Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf Recipe!

Why will you love this recipe? Let me count the ways. First, it’s gluten-free and dairy-free, making it a great options for people with intolerances or allergies. Second, it’s plant-based, making it an ideal meal for vegetarians or anyone looking to incorporate more plant-based foods into their diet.

But that’s not all! The almond sesame nut loaf is also incredibly nutrient-dense and flavorful. With carrots, leeks, dried parsley, eggs, cheddar cheese and sesame seeds, each bite bursts with bright colors and complex flavors.

What sets our recipe apart from other loaf recipes is the use of almond flour and sesame flour. These flours provide a nutty flavor and a unique texture that will leave you wanting more. Plus, they are both gluten-free and paleo-friendly, making Karin’s Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf Recipe a perfect option for those following specialty diets.

This recipe is also versatile – you can use it as a base for a nut roast, crumble it up into stuffing or even slice it into sandwiches. It makes for great leftovers for lunch the next day too!

In short, our recipe is life-changing because it offers a healthy twist on traditional meatloaf without sacrificing taste or texture. It’s easy to make, packed full of nutrition and bursting with flavor. Trust me when I say that Karin’s Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf Recipe will become a household staple you’ll reach for time and time again!

Ingredient List

 Nutritious and delicious - Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf.
Nutritious and delicious – Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf.

Let’s dive into the ingredients for this gluten-free Karin’s almond and sesame nut loaf, dish, the perfect plant-based dish to add to your recipe book. Here are the ingredients you’ll need:

Dry Ingredients:

  • 1 cup almond flour
  • 1 cup sesame flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 2 tbsp dried parsley
  • 2 tbsp sesame seeds

Wet Ingredients:

  • 4 eggs
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil
  • 1 leek (white part only, thinly sliced)
  • 1 small carrot (grated)

Optional Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese

All of these ingredients are gluten-free and SCD (Specific Carbohydrate Diet) friendly. You can also make this recipe dairy-free by omitting the cheese, using vegan cheese or leaving it plain.

The Recipe How-To

 This gluten-free nut loaf is the perfect healthy and hearty meal.
This gluten-free nut loaf is the perfect healthy and hearty meal.

Preparing the Vegetables

  1. Preheat the oven to 350°F (180°C) with a rack in the middle position.
  2. Finely chop 1 leek and 1 carrot in a food processor until they are finely chopped into small pieces.
  3. Heat 1 tablespoon of coconut oil over medium heat in a non-stick frying pan.
  4. Add the chopped vegetables and stir for about 8 to 10 minutes, until they have become soft, but not browned.

Making the Nut Loaf Mixture

  1. In a large mixing bowl, add 3 cups of almond flour, 1 cup of sesame flour, 2 tablespoons of dried parsley, 3 teaspoons of baking soda and stir to combine.
  2. To this dry mixture, add in your cooked vegetable mixture, 4 lightly beaten eggs, and a handful of shredded cheddar cheese before giving it all a good stir until well combined.
  3. Add in 1/3 cup of sesame seeds and fold it until evenly distributed throughout your mixture.

Baking The Nut Loaf

  1. Grease a loaf pan with some coconut oil then add the mixture to it while pressing it down firmly to remove any air pockets.
  2. Bake for approximately 50 minutes or until an inserted toothpick comes out clean and your nut loaf is golden brown on top.
  3. Allow your nut loaf to cool on a wire cooling rack for at least an hour before slicing it with a knife.

Congratulations! You’ve just made my SCD gluten-free Karin’s almond and sesame nut loaf recipe.

Substitutions and Variations

 Karin's Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf is a crowd-pleaser.
Karin’s Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf is a crowd-pleaser.

Are you feeling adventurous and want to try different variations of this scrumptious nut loaf recipe? Here are some fun ideas for substitutions and variations:

1. Plant-Based: For a plant-based version, simply swap the eggs with flax eggs (1 tablespoon ground flaxseed mixed with 3 tablespoons of water).

2. Gluten-Free: If you’re not on the Specific Carbohydrate Diet (SCD), you can use your favorite gluten-free flour instead of almond flour. I suggest coconut flour in equal parts.

3. Dairy-Free: To make this recipe dairy-free, skip the cheddar cheese or replace it with a vegan cheese option.

4. Seed Loaf: You can substitute the almond flour completely with sesame flour for a sesame seed loaf.

5. Zucchini Bread: For a delicious zucchini bread, substitute half of the carrots with grated zucchini and add some dried parsley to the mix.

6. Cranberry Bread: Add a cup of dry cranberries to the recipe for a festive twist.

7. Keto/Low Carb/Paleo Sandwich Bread: Use this recipe as a base for your keto, low carb or paleo-friendly sandwich bread. Just spread some avocado on top and enjoy!

Remember to adjust cooking times and temperatures based on these substitutions and variations to ensure perfect results every time. Have fun experimenting with different flavors and ingredients until you find your perfect nut loaf!

Serving and Pairing

 Say goodbye to boring meals and hello to flavorful nut loaf.
Say goodbye to boring meals and hello to flavorful nut loaf.

Once you have perfected your Karin’s Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf, it’s time to enjoy it with sides that compliment its rich nutty flavor. I find this nut loaf to be quite versatile in terms of how you can serve it.

If you are looking for a classic Italian dinner, try pairing the Karin’s Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf with a marinara sauce and a fresh Caprese salad. The loaf works perfectly as a wholesome plant-based entrée.

Alternatively, slice your nut roast thinly and pile high on top of mixed greens, grated carrot or radish, avocado slices and cherry tomatoes. You can add a drizzle of creamy homemade dressing for a delicious and filling salad.

For something more substantial, serve the almond sesame nut loaf with roasted veggies like carrots and green beans. You won’t even miss the meat!

Lastly, if you are using the almond flour zucchini bread maker variation recipe, slice the bread thin to use as a base for turkey or chicken sandwiches. Spread some cranberry sauce for an extra burst of flavor.

In conclusion, Karin’s Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf is so versatile that you can pair it with whatever suits your taste buds, getting creative each time. Enjoy experimenting until you find your perfect combination!

Make-Ahead, Storing and Reheating

 The nutty flavor of this gluten-free loaf will make your taste buds dance.
The nutty flavor of this gluten-free loaf will make your taste buds dance.

One of the best things about Karin’s Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf Recipe is that you can make it ahead of time and store it for later. Whether you’re meal prepping for the week or cooking for a big event, this recipe is great for making in advance.

To make ahead, simply bake the loaf as directed and let it cool to room temperature. Once cooled, wrap the loaf tightly in plastic wrap and store it in the refrigerator for up to three days or in the freezer for up to three months.

When it comes time to serve the nut loaf, you can either reheat it in the oven or microwave. If reheating from the refrigerator, preheat your oven to 350°F (180°C) and bake it covered in foil for about 15-20 minutes until heated through. If reheating from frozen, place it in the fridge overnight to thaw or defrost it in the microwave before reheating in the oven.

Another great way to enjoy this almond sesame nut loaf recipe is by serving it cold or at room temperature. The leftovers taste delicious when served with a side salad or roasted vegetables, making it a perfect meal for those hot summer days when you don’t feel like cooking.

Overall, this recipe is very versatile when it comes to storing and reheating. You can easily adjust the serving size based on your needs and reheat only what you need while keeping the rest fresh for later. So go ahead and make this life-changing nut loaf bread recipe ahead of time knowing that you will have a healthy and delicious meal at your fingertips whenever you need it!

Tips for Perfect Results

 This loaf is packed with organic ingredients for a nutritious touch.
This loaf is packed with organic ingredients for a nutritious touch.

Creating a perfectly baked nut loaf requires a little bit of patience and care. To make sure you end up with an almond and sesame nut loaf that is full of flavor, texture and moistness, here are some helpful tips you can follow.

1. Sift the almond flour

Prior to adding it to your mixing bowl,nit’s recommended that you sift almond flour to remove any lumps or big pieces of nuts. Since almond flour doesn’t contain gluten, it can clump together easily, leaving pockets of unmixed dry ingredients in your bread.

2. Use fresh ingredients

When using fresh carrots, leeks or other vegetables, chop them up immediately before adding them to the mixing bowl. This will help preserve their nutritional value and prevent discoloration caused by oxidation.

3. Toast sesame seeds

Toasting sesame seeds brings out their nutty aroma and intensifies their flavor while also providing some crunchiness. For best results, toast the sesame seeds in a dry skillet over medium-low heat until they become light golden brown.

4. Add optional ingredients with caution

While the recipe allows for substitutions and variations, it’s important not to add too many additional ingredients all at once. Doing so can negatively affect the recipe’s outcome and result in an overly dense loaf.

5. Don’t overmix the batter

Mixing the batter too much can cause air pockets to form which can lead to cracks in the bread or an uneven texture. To avoid this, mix until you have a well-combined batter without any visible lumps or dry spots.

By implementing these tips into your baking process, you will be able to create an almond and sesame nut loaf that is soft, moist, delicious and perfect for every occasion!

Bottom Line

In conclusion, Karin’s Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf is the perfect recipe for anyone looking for a delicious and healthy meal. This scrumptious dish is gluten-free, dairy-free, organic, and plant-based, making it suitable for any dietary restrictions.

The recipe is easy to follow and can be customized with various substitutions and variations according to your taste buds. It is also ideal for make-ahead meals, reheating, and storing.

Finally, with its almond flour, sesame seeds, and other nutrient-rich ingredients, this dish packs the right amount of protein, fiber, and minerals that your body requires. So prepare this life-changing loaf bread in a matter of minutes that will leave you feeling healthy and satisfied.

Overall, give your nutrition a boost with Karin’s Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf as its perfect blend of taste and health will make it one of your favorite nut roast GF SCD Gluten-free Karin Almond Sesame Nut Loaf recipes.

Scd Gluten Free Karin's Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf

Scd Gluten Free Karin’s Almond and Sesame Nut Loaf Recipe

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Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 30 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine Gluten-free
Calories 313.6 kcal


  • 1 carrot, grated
  • 1 leek, trimmed and chopped finely
  • 2 teaspoons sesame seeds, toasted
  • 1/2 cup slivered almonds, toasted
  • 1/2 cup almond meal
  • 3/4 cup cheddar cheese, grated
  • 3 eggs, beaten
  • 1 teaspoon dried parsley


  • Fry onion until translucent.
  • Mix all ingredients and pour into lined loaf pan.
  • Bake at 180 C (350 F) for about 1/2 hour until skewer comes out clean.
  • Allow to cool in pan.

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Serving: 123gCalories: 313.6kcalCarbohydrates: 11.1gProtein: 16.1gFat: 24gSaturated Fat: 6.7gCholesterol: 161.8mgSodium: 200.8mgFiber: 4.1gSugar: 2.8g
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