Perfectly sweet and moist chocolate pumpkin bread never looked so tasty. This seasonal loaf is made with chocolate chips and is topped with sea salt.
Chocolate Pumpkin Bread
What is better than a good loaf of pumpkin bread? CHOCOLATE pumpkin bread (chocolate chips included). This chocolate pumpkin bread is so incredibly moist and the perfect fall treat or easy breakfast.
eggs – we haven’t tried this recipe, eggless, but you can always try to sub 2 flax eggs! If you’re looking for a vegan banana bread recipe try ours!pumpkin puree- find your favorite pumpkin puree and stock up for pumpkin season. almond milk – I love the nutty flavor of almond milk, but feel free to use any kind of milk.vanilla – we used 2 whole teaspoons in this recipe and I absolutely adore the flavor it adds.maple syrup- we used a little maple syrup to both sweeten this bread and add extra fall vibes. coconut oil – coconut oil is a great sub for vegetable oil, but you can always swap if you don’t have any coconut oil on hand. white whole wheat– this is our absolute favorite flour to make any kind of bread loaf with. We haven’t tested this recipe with anything else, but I’m sure you could sub either all-purpose flour or an all-purpose gluten-free flour blend.brown sugar– a little bit of brown sugar goes a long way. If you’re looking for a substitution, I’d use coconut sugar or another granular sugar.cocoa powder- since this is CHOCOLATE pumpkin chocolate chip bread, the cocoa powder is essential! Make sure you look for a cocoa powder that is unsweetened for the best results.chocolate chips- Don’t skimp on the chocolate chips…is a rule when making chocolate pumpkin bread.
Wet ingredients. Mix all of the wet ingredients in a separate bowl until combined. Set aside. Add dry ingredients to the wet ingredients. Add the dry ingredients to a separate bowl and whisk them together. Add all the ingredients together. Slowly add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients Don’t forget the coconut oil. Last but not least add the melted coconut oil right before adding the bread batter to the loaf pan. Pour the batter into the loaf pan. Spray a loaf pan with non stick cooking spray and pour the bread batter into the loaf pan. Bake. Place the bread into the oven and bake for 45-50 minutes. You may need to add a tin foil tent around 30 minutes depending on your oven. Let the bread rest. Remove the bread from the oven and let it sit in the pan for 10 minutes. Slide a knife along the bread and the loaf pan to loosen the bread and then remove the bread from the pan. Enjoy. Serve with a little butter and you’ll be in heaven.
If you would rather have pumpkin muffins instead of a loaf of bread, have no fear. You can use this same batter and make muffins instead.
Line a muffin tin with muffin liners and spray them with cooking spray.Make the batter as directed in the recipe card.Fill each muffin well about 3/4 of the way full. You should get around 12 muffins.Bake at 350ºF for around 18-23 minutes or until the centers are fully cooked.
PS: check out our healthy chocolate muffins.
Chocolate Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread Tips
Let the pumpkin bread cool completely. Then, wrap it with a piece of tin foil and store on the counter in a cool, dark place for up to 3 days or in the fridge for up to 5 days.
Let your chocolate pumpkin bread cool completely. Then, tightly wrap it in tinfoil and remove as much air as possible. Freeze for up to 3 months.
Chocolate Pumpkin Bread
This chocolate pumpkin chocolate chip bread is packed with chocolate chips and has a delicious serving of pumpkin making every bite super moist.
Prep: 10 minutesCook: 50 minutesTotal: 1 hour
Yield 9 1x
1 cup white whole wheat flour
½ cup light brown sugar
3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/8 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup chocolate chips (+ more for topping)
2 large eggs
1 cup unsweetened pumpkin puree
¼ cup maple syrup
1/2 cup unsweetened almond milk*
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1/4 cup melted coconut oil
First, preheat the oven to 350ºF and spray a standard-size bread pan with nonstick cooking spray. Set aside.
Mix dry ingredients together in a medium-sized bowl. Set aside.
Mix all of the wet ingredients together until combined.
Slowly add dry ingredients to wet and mix to combine. Then, add in the melted coconut oil and mix again to combine.
Pour batter into the greased bread pan, sprinkle on a few extra chocolate chips, and bake at 350ºF for 45-50 minutes or until the center is fully cooked. Check the top of the pumpkin bread for around 30 minutes and add a tin foil tent if it begins to brown too quickly.
Remove pumpkin bread from the oven, let cool for 10 minutes, and remove from the pan to finish cooling.
Serving Size: 1/9
Author: Category: DessertMethod: OvenCuisine: American
Keywords: chocolate pumpkin bread