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A stack of chickpea bread made in 5 different flavors.

CHICKPEA BREAD

Bread made from chickpea flour with added spices and herbs.

Course Snack
Cuisine gluten free, vegan
Keyword chickpea bread, Chickpea flour
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 40 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes
Servings 8
Calories 124 kcal

Ingredients

Basic Chickpea Bread Base:

Sun-dried Tomato Version:

  • 1/3 cup sun-dried tomatoes chopped
  • 1/4 cup fresh basil chopped
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder or 1-2 cloves fresh minced garlic

Sausage Flavored Version:

  • 1 tsp fennel
  • 1 tsp red pepper flakes
  • 1 tsp oregano
  • 1 dash cayenne or more for extra spice

Artichoke Version:

  • 1 cup marinated artichoke hearts chopped
  • 1 tsp oregano
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder or 1-2 cloves fresh minced garlic

Southwest Flavored Version:

  • 1/2 cup black beans
  • 1/2 cup corn
  • 1/4 cup tomatoes diced
  • 1/4 cup olives chopped
  • 1/4 cup onion diced
  • 1 tsp taco seasoning
  • 1 tsp cumin

Broccoli Cheese Version:

  • 1 cup broccoli chopped small
  • 1/2 cup onion diced
  • 1/2 cup vegan cheese shredded

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 425° F. (It will take longer for your oven to heat than it will to mix up the batter).

  2. Add the chickpea flour, salt, and nutritional yeast to a mixing bowl and then add the water.

  3. Stir with a whisk for about 30 seconds until all the lumps are gone and you have a thin pancake-like batter.

  4. Add the ingredients listed in the version that you wish to make and stir again for a few seconds.

  5. Grease a small 8x8 baking dish with about 1 tbsp of oil and pour the batter into the dish. (You could also use an iron skillet or a pie dish).

  6. Bake at 425° F for 20 minutes, then take out of the oven and sprinkle with Kosher salt (optional).

  7. Turn down the oven to 350° F and bake for an additional 20 minutes.
  8. Let cool for about 10 minutes before cutting into squares.

Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts
CHICKPEA BREAD
Amount Per Serving
Calories 124 Calories from Fat 36
% Daily Value*
Fat 4g6%
Sodium 305mg13%
Potassium 269mg8%
Carbohydrates 13g4%
Fiber 3g13%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 6g12%
Vitamin A 10IU0%
Calcium 10mg1%
Iron 1.2mg7%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.