Healthy Raspberry Banana Bread (Gluten Free, Dairy Free, No Added Sugar)

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This Healthy Raspberry Banana Bread is gluten free, dairy free and has no added sugar. It is packed full of flavour, super easy to make and will become your new fave! 

Loaf of healthy banana raspberry bread with bananas and raspberries surrounding it.

Banana Bread is a seriously amazing dessert/snack/breakfast! 

It is so easy to make and you can add other ingredients to change it up, like I have with my latest recipe… adding raspberries to make raspberry banana bread.

Best of all there is zero sugar added, you really don’t need it as the banana and raspberries make it sweet enough already. Plus it is gluten free, dairy free and low carb. It really does tick a lot of the dietary requirement boxes!

This gluten free raspberry bread will make the perfect breakfast, snack or even dessert and will hopefully become a regular addition to your weekly menu.


Gluten & Dairy Free – suitable for people with gluten and dairy/lactose intolerances.

Easy to Make – this recipe involves several simple steps and just over 1 hour to make.

Healthy wholefood ingredients – which are easy to find at any supermarket, health store, food markets or on-line store.

4 slices of banana bread stacked on top of each other.


  • Ripe bananas
  • Raspberries (fresh or frozen)
  • Eggs
  • Coconut oil
  • Vanilla extract
  • Cinnamon powder or cinnamon essential oil
  • Gluten free baking powder
  • Almond meal or almond flour
Cooked raspberry bread in a loaf pan.


Make sure the eggs have been kept at room temperature before using them in this recipe and are not straight out of the fridge.

A good tip is to take them out of the fridge one hour before you want to use them.

Using room temperature eggs will make the batter so much easier to mix together. If you use eggs that have just come out of the fridge then you run the risk of the coconut oil firming up and solidifying and you may end up with chunks of coconut oil in your muffins.

Plus it will help the loaf cook more evenly


What is the best loaf pan to use?

I recommend using a silicon loaf pan. You will save yourself a bit of time by not having to grease the pan and then line it with baking paper. They are ideal if you are in a bit of a rush and you want to skip a few steps. I use the Wiltshire which you can buy from your major supermarkets.

Why does my loaf take longer to bake than 60 minutes?

It should take 60 minutes to bake however always check with a skewer to make sure the bread has cooked through. Not all ovens are created equally!!

Sslices of the banana bread with raspberries and banana around them.

Looking for other banana bread recipes? Try these:

Low carb banana and blueberry bread

Banana & macadamia bread

Chocolate banana bread

Lastly, I would love to hear from you if you make this recipe. You can either leave a comment and/or give this recipe a rating! If you do make this recipe, please tag me on Instagram! It really makes my day when I see your creations of my recipes.

Healthy Raspberry Banana Bread (Gluten Free, Dairy Free, No Added Sugar)

Vanessa Gengaroli
This healthy raspberry banana bread is gluten fee, dairy free and has no added sugar. It is packed full of flavour, super easy to make and will become your new fave!
4.55 from 11 votes
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Course Muffins and Breads
Cuisine Western
Servings 10 slices
Calories 257 kcal


  • 3 medium ripe bananas
  • 1 cup raspberries fresh or frozen (plus a few extra for the top)
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1/3 cup coconut oil melted
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon powder or 1 drop cinnamon essential oil
  • 1 teaspoon gluten free baking powder
  • 2 cups almond meal


  • Heat Oven. Heat oven to 180C | 350F (or 160C | 320F fan forced)
  • Prepare loaf pan. Lightly grease a loaf pan and line with baking paper or use a silicon loaf pan (to save yourself the extra hassle).
  • Prepare ingredients. In a large bowl, combine the bananas, eggs, coconut oil and vanilla extract. Then add the almond meal, baking powder and cinnamon powder to the wet ingredients, mixing until well combined. Finally, add all the raspberries and fold through the mixture.
  • Bake. Pour or spoon the mixture into the loaf pan and then gently press the remaining raspberries onto the top of the mixture. Bake for approximately 60 minutes or until a skewer comes out clean.
  • Allow to cool. Let cool in the loaf pan for 30 minutes before turning out onto a wire rack to cool for a further 30 minutes.


Serving: 1sliceCalories: 257kcalCarbohydrates: 15gProtein: 7gFat: 20gSaturated Fat: 7gPolyunsaturated Fat: 11gCholesterol: 56mgSodium: 71mgFiber: 5gSugar: 6g
Keyword baked dessert, banana bread, gluten free baking
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