Go Back Email Link
+ servings
gluten-free blondies recipe
Print Recipe
No ratings yet

Walnut Maple Vegan, Dairy Free And Gluten-Free Blondies

Just because blondies don't have chocolate doesn't mean they can't be even more drool-worthy than brownies. These gluten-free blondies are crunchy, sweet and all yummy.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time24 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: blondie recipe, gluten-free blondies, gluten-free dessert recipes, vegan blondies, vegan dessert recipes
Servings: 20 bars
Calories: 86kcal
Author: Sarah Bakes Gluten Free


  • 1 ¾ cups plus 2 tablespoons Sarah’s gluten free flour blend, or your favorite gluten free flour blend
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon sea salt
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • cup refined coconut oil
  • ¼ cup pure maple syrup room temperature
  • 3 tablespoons unsweetened coconut or almond milk room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1 cup chopped walnuts divided


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spray 9×13 shallow baking dish with nonstick cooking spray or line with parchment paper.
  • Whisk together flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Set aside.
  • In large mixing bowl of stand mixer, cream together brown sugar and coconut oil, 2-3 minutes.
  • Add maple syrup, coconut milk and pure vanilla extract. Mix until blended. Add flour mixture and ¾ cup of chopped walnuts. Continuing mixing until combined.
  • Press dough into even layer in prepared baking dish. Top with additional ¼ cup chopped walnuts and press slightly into dough.
  • Bake blondies 22-24 minutes, until golden brown. Allow to cool in pan on cooling rack.
  • Slice into squares and store in airtight container. Serve with dairy free vanilla ice cream {optional}.


These are great with pecans too!


Calories: 86kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 4g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Sodium: 89mg | Potassium: 44mg | Sugar: 13g | Calcium: 22mg | Iron: 1mg