Healthy Secret Ingredient Brownies

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Hungry Hannah's Healthy Secret Ingredient Brownies 

 

Ingredients

  • 3/4 cup oats, measured and then ground into flour
  • 1/4 cup + 2 Tbsp cococa powder 
  • 1/4 cup + 2 Tbsp sweetener of your choice 
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/2 cup pureed prunes 
  • 1 egg, whisked (or 1 Tbsp ground chia or flax seeds for vegan)
  • 1.5 tbsp honey or maple syrup
  • 1.5 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/3 cup chopped dark or semi-sweet chocolate

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350ºF and spray an 8×8″ baking dish thoroughly with cooking spray.
  2. In a medium mixing bowl, combine all of your dry ingredients: oat flour, cocoa powder, sugar, baking soda, and salt. Whisk well and set aside.
  3. In a large mixing bowl, combine wet ingredients: pureed prunes, egg, honey, vanilla extract, oil/butter, and whisk. 
  4. Add dry ingredients to wet and stir until combined. Fold in chopped chocolate.
  5. Pour into your greased baking dish and bake for 17 – 18 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into brownies comes out clean. Let cool before serving.

Recipes courtesy of Hungry Hanna