Healthy Baking Guide

Baking can be very rewarding—especially when the fruits of your labor turn out healthy and delicious. Browse through our best techniques and recipes to start your delectable baking adventure.

30 Best Quick Bread Recipes

Sweet or savory, find all our best healthy recipes for muffins, tea breads, scones, pancakes, and more—all made quickly without yeast.

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Coconut Banana Bread with Lime Glaze Recipe
Photo: Randy Mayor and Iain Bagwell

Coconut Banana Bread with Lime Glaze

This recipe first appeared on the cover of our September 2003 issue. Years later, it remains a favorite of many staffers as well as readers. "I'm a sucker for a citrus glaze," says Senior Food Editor Julie Grimes. "It gives this bread an interesting twist."

This banana bread does not have a typical thick quick bread batter. For this recipe, we opted to use an electric mixer versus combining the ingredients by hand.

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Cooking with Quinoa: 25 Recipes

High in protein and fiber, quinoa [KEEN-wah] is not only versatile, it also tastes wonderful and has a nice crunch. Find 24 delicious recipes for cooking with this ancient whole grain.

Quinoa with Roasted Garlic, Tomatoes, and Spinach Recipe