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Not-as-Bad-For-You Brownies Recipe

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Looking for an easy Not-As-Bad-For-You Brownies recipe? Learn how to make Not-As-Bad-For-You Brownies using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by digdig

Makes 24 servings



Replacing half of the butter with applesauce makes these brownies moist and fudgy without too much of the fat in regular brownies! Add nuts if desired.

Recipe Ingredients for Not-As-Bad-For-You Brownies

1/2 cup butter
1 1/2 cups white sugar
1/3 cup unsweetened applesauce
1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
4 eggs
1 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
2/3 cup chocolate chips

Recipe Directions for Not-As-Bad-For-You Brownies

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.

  2. Melt the butter in medium-sized bowl.

  3. Add the ingredients in order and place in a greased 9x13 pan.

  4. Bake for 20 to 30 minutes. If using an 8x8 pan, expect baking time to be around 40 to 50 minutes.

  5. Sprinkle with powdered sugar and serve!

Categories

Chocolate, Dessert, American, American-Southern, Christmas, Cocktail Party, Easter, Fourth of July, Hanukkah, St. Patrick's Day, Super Bowl, Thanksgiving, Valentine's Day, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 40.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
143
Calories from Fat
56
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.2g
10%
Saturated Fat
2.9g
15%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
42mg
14%
Sodium
66mg
3%
Potassium
75mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
20.7g
7%
Dietary Fiber
0.9g
4%
Sugars
15.3g
Protein
2.2g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 2% Iron 4%
* 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
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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