Strawberry Coconut Bread to Celebrate the Holidays (Dairy & Gluten Free)

Strawberries are always present in my home either fresh (organic) or frozen, especially in the winter time. Apples on the other hand are available all year round, so there is not shortage of this wonderful fruit. What makes this Strawberry Coconut bread so special?

Dairy Free and Gluten Free

Reduced added sugar. Apples are an excellent way to add natural sweetness and moisture to your bake goods.

Strawberries are an excellent source of Vitamin C, potassium and fibre.

Let's compare:

1 cup pureed Strawberries = 144mg vitamin C, 5.5 g fibre and 11.9 g sugars

1 cup freshly squeezed orange juice = 131 mg vitamin C, 0.5 g fibre and 22 g sugars

Source: Canadian Nutrient File