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Dark Fudgy Brownies Recipe

Looking for an easy Dark Fudgy Brownies recipe? Learn how to make Dark Fudgy Brownies using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by damaya

Makes 20 servings



http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes/dark_fudgy_brownies.html?utm_source=EWDNL - Gosh, I could KISS them! And I found dark chocolate cocoa powder, super fudgy!I added the wheat germ to add some fiber.

Recipe Ingredients for Dark Fudgy Brownies

3/4 cup all-purpose flour
2/3 cup confectioners' sugar
3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder (American-style or Dutch-process)
3 ounces semisweet or bittersweet chocolate (50-72% cacao), coarsely chopped, plus 2 1/2 ounces chopped into mini chip-size pieces, divid
1 1/2 tablespoons canola oil
1/4 cup granulated sugar
1 1/2 tablespoons light corn syrup, blended with 3 tablespoons lukewarm water
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1/8 teaspoon salt
1 large egg
1/3 cup chopped toasted walnuts, (see Tip), optional
3 tablespoons toasted wheat germ

Recipe Directions for Dark Fudgy Brownies

  1. 1. Position rack in center of oven; preheat to 350F. Line an 8-inch-square baking pan with foil, letting it overhang on two opposing sides. Coat with cooking spray.

  2. 2. Sift flour, confectioners? sugar and cocoa together into a small bowl. Combine the 3 ounces coarsely chopped chocolate and oil in a heavy medium saucepan; place over the lowest heat, stirring, until just melted and smooth, being very careful the chocolate does not overheat. Remove from the heat and stir in granulated sugar, corn syrup mixture, vanilla and salt until the sugar dissolves. Vigorously stir in egg until smoothly incorporated. Gently stir in the dry ingredients. Fold in the walnuts (if using) and the remaining 2 1/2 ounces chopped chocolate just until well blended. Turn out the batter into the pan, spreading evenly.

  3. 3. Bake the brownies until almost firm in the center and a toothpick inserted comes out with some moist batter clinging to it, 20 to 24 minutes. Let cool completely on a wire rack, about 2 1/2 hours.

  4. 4. Using the overhanging foil as handles, carefully lift the brownie slab from the pan. Peel the foil from the bottom; set the slab right-side up on a cutting board. Using a large, sharp knife, trim off any dry edges. Mark and then cut the slab crosswise into fifths and lengthwise into fourths. Wipe the blade with a damp cloth between cuts.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 24.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
102
Calories from Fat
37
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.1g
6%
Saturated Fat
1.2g
6%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
12mg
4%
Sodium
23mg
1%
Potassium
58mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
14.9g
5%
Dietary Fiber
0.8g
3%
Sugars
9.2g
Protein
2.1g
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 3%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  • High in manganese
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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