17 Deliciously Gluten-Free Breakfast Recipes

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and being gluten-free means eating breakfast more mindfully. Swapping whole wheat for quinoa or gluten-free flours, keeping an eye out for certified gluten-free oats, and reading labels.

Get creative and inspired to take your gluten-free breakfasts to the next level of deliciousness with these 17 recipe ideas. 

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    Dragon Fruit Smoothie Bowls
    Margaret l The Plant Strong Vegan

    Breakfast never looked so vibrant and delicious than with this Dragon Fruit Smoothie Bowl by The Plant Strong Vegan. It's a quick & easy, energy-packed start to your day.

  • 02 of 17
    Vegan Chickpea Omelet
    Cara l Fork & Beans

    A completely egg-free omelet is possible AND delicious with this recipe by Fork & Beans. Made with chickpea flour instead of eggs, this version is healthy, gluten-free, and a different way to approach breakfast you just have to try.

  • 03 of 17
    Homemade Cinnamon Toast Crunch
    Taylor l Food Faith Fitness

    This homemade cereal recipe by Food Faith Fitness is a healthy take on a childhood treat. It tastes just like Cinnamon Toast Crunch but is gluten, grain, dairy and refined-sugar free. A Breakfast Win.

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    Silly Breakfast Toast Faces
    Cara l Fork & Beans

    These Silly Breakfast Toast Faces by Fork & Beans aren't just for kids, but for adults as well. The next time you make scrambled eggs and gluten-free toast, slice up some colorful veggies for a fun breakfast activity.

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    Apple-Onion Chicken Breakfast Sausage
    Faith l An Edible Mosaic

    Making your own delicious breakfast sausage at home couldn't be easier with this gluten-free recipe by An Edible Mosaic. The recipe also makes a big batch so you can stock your freezer for those mornings when you don’t have time to cook.

  • 06 of 17
    Yogurt Banana Splits with Museli
    Liz l The Lemon Bowl

    Fun for the whole family, transform your favorite ice cream treat into a healthy 5-ingredient breakfast with these Yogurt Banana Splits with Gluten-Free Muesli by The Lemon Bowl.

  • 07 of 17
    Chocolate & Banana Buckwheat Pancakes
    Gina l So...Let's Hang Out

    Chocolate & Banana Pancakes sound like a dessert treat, but this gluten-free and healthy version by So...Let's Hang Out make them a delicious start to the day without the sugar crash. 

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    Gluten-Free Apple Cinnamon Waffles
    Brandy l Nutmeg Nanny

    These gluten-free waffles by Nutmeg Nanny are brimming with warm cinnamon apples for a cozy and fall inspired breakfast dish. 

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  • 09 of 17
    Indonesian Black Rice Pudding
    Katie l The Muffin Myth

    A traditional Indonesian breakfast, this luscious gluten-free and vegan black rice pudding by The Muffin Myth is made with coconut milk and palm sugar for an exotic, luxurious breakfast.

  • 10 of 17
    Baked Oatmeal Cups
    Allison l Celebrating Sweets

    These Baked Oatmeal Cups by Celebrating Sweets are filled with almond butter, bananas, and chocolate chips for a healthy approach to breakfast, with a side of sweet.

  • 11 of 17
    Make Ahead Egg & Quinoa Breakfast Muffins
    Denise l Sweet Peas & Saffron

    Egg muffins filled with quinoa, sundried tomatoes, mushrooms and Swiss cheese by Sweet Peas and Saffron are an easy, make-ahead and freezer-friendly gluten-free breakfast for those grab and go mornings.

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    Baked Gluten-Free Lemon Blueberry Doughnuts
    Yvonne l Tried and Tasty

    These baked doughnuts by Tried & Tasty are a treat you don’t have to feel as guilty about sinking your teeth into. Paired with a lemon blueberry glaze, the hint of citrus and with plump blueberries make waking up early worth it.

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  • 13 of 17
    Peanut Butter and Banana Oatmeal Bake
    Isadora l She Likes Food

    Oatmeal bake meets banana bread in this healthy gluten-free breakfast dish by She Likes Food. Add some peanut butter for a delicious way to brighten your morning.

  • 14 of 17
    Papaya Quinoa Breakfast Bowl
    Liz l Floating Kitchen

    A taste of the tropics for breakfast, with plenty of protein and texture. This breakfast bowl by Floating Kitchen features fresh papaya stuffed with quinoa, yogurt, blueberries, cacao nibs and almonds for a colorful, healthy start to the day.

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    Sticky Cinnamon Roll Batter Oatmeal
    Arman l The Big Man's World

    A delicious, healthy, and hearty oatmeal that tastes like cinnamon roll batter by The Big Man's World is a quick and easy breakfast recipe that can be enjoyed either hot or cold.

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    Vegan Cookie Dough Breakfast Bowls
    Taylor l Food Faith Fitness

    These Vegan Cookie Dough Breakfast Bowls by Food Faith Fitness are made with chickpeas, peanut butter, chocolate chips and almond milk for a healthy breakfast treat. 

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    Apple Cinnamon Baked Oatmeal
    Julia l The Roasted Root

    Wake up to a lovely taste of fall in the morning. The only thing better than apple cinnamon flavors of this gluten-free muesli breakfast bake by The Roasted Root is the Coconut Cream Sauce drizzled over top.

Reminder: Always make sure your work surfaces, utensils, pans and tools are free of gluten. Always read product labels to confirm the product is gluten-free. Manufacturers can change product formulations without notice. When in doubt, do not buy or use a product before contacting the manufacturer for verification that the product is free of gluten.