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I am looking for some good oil free bread recipes -

My husband is on a strict plant based diet and I have had trouble dealing with the "no oil" restriction. It is hard to find bread that is oil free. I have tried some recipes but they are all so dense - do not rise much at all.

asked by a Whole Foods Market Customer over 2 years ago
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Lindsay-Jean Hard

Lindsay-Jean is a Contributing Writer & Editor at Food52.

added over 2 years ago

Here are just a couple examples of oil-free bread recipes you can find on the site: and

added over 2 years ago

I'm curious -- why does plant based preclude oil? Most common oils are derived from plants (olive; grapeseed; canola; corn...). I am, simply, curious. Does "plant based" mean whole plant (but somehow grains are okay?)