MAKES 1 LOAF 250g plain flour 75g light brown sugar 75g white sugar 1½ tbsp cocoa powder ½ tsp bicarbonate of soda ½ tsp salt ½ tsp ground allspice 110g dairy-free butter 3 ripe bananas 60ml almond milk 2 tbsp maple syrup 1 tsp apple cider vinegar 1 tsp vanilla extract 60g dark chocolate 50g pecans Preheat oven to 170C fan (190C/gas 5) | Line a 1kg loaf tin with parchment paper | Food processor
Pour all the ingredients except the dark chocolate and pecans into the food processor and whiz them to a thick mixture. Take out the blade and scrape any excess mixture back into the bowl.
Break the dark chocolate and pecans into small pieces and tip them into the bowl. Mix everything together.
Pour the mixture into the lined loaf tin and put it in the oven. Bake for 60-65 minutes, or until a skewer inserted at the middle of the loaf comes out clean. Take the tin out of the oven and leave the bread to cool to room temperature. Remove the loaf from the tin and cut it into slices to serve.