This One-Step Paleo Bread Recipe Has LA Foodies Obsessed—And We Snagged The Secret Recipe

Image by Ellie Baygulov / Stocksy

Erewhon has become something of a mecca for the wellness-minded, drawing the types of sighs and hand-over-hearts that are more commonly affiliated with puppies or loved ones than grocery stores. One of their most popular products is a gluten-free, protein-packed paleo bread that's fluffy and tastes delicious ("It's worth sitting in traffic for an hour for," said one LA resident).

The recipe has long been a closely guarded secret, but now, one Instagram star has cracked the code. Bethany Ugarte, more commonly known to her 317,000 Instagram followers as @lilsipper, has been creating grain-free bread recipes as a way of dealing with her IBS for a while.

She started off using the Erewhon ingredient list and began experimenting from there.

"My typical bread recipes call for 3 to 4 eggs; however, since the ingredients listed involved coconut flour and flax meal, I knew I had to add extra moisture," she explained, noting that she added in a fifth egg to compensate. "Coconut oil and honey were also listed. They're ingredients I don't usually use in my bread, but they add a bit more moisture and lubricant."

The result is a bread that's basically an exact dupe of the Erewhon bread—except it doesn't have a $16 price tag, and you can easily make it at home. Here's Bethany's recipe.

Grain-Free, Paleo Erewohn Bread

Makes 1 loaf

Ingredients

  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • 5 eggs, preferably pastured
  • 2 tablespoons coconut flour
  • ¼ cup flaxmeal
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • ¾ cup almond butter
  • 1½ tablespoons raw honey

Method

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. Mix all ingredients using a stand or electric mixer until well-combined.
  3. Bake for about 30 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.

Ready to learn more about how to unlock the power of food to heal your body, prevent disease & achieve optimal health? Register now for our FREE Functional Nutrition Webinar with Kelly LeVeque.

Related Posts

Sites We Love

Functional Nutrition Webinar

Learn How To Eat Right For Your Brain

Sign up for mbg's FREE Functional Nutrition Webinar hosted by Dr. Mark Hyman

Get Free Access Now Loading next article...
Sign up for mbg's FREE Functional Nutrition Webinar

Your article and new folder have been saved!