Secret Ingredient Brownies [VIDEO]

The lunch box is not complete without a sweet little treat. If you’ve been sending a piece of fruit all week, switch it up with these good-for-you flourless brownies!

Guess what?

I snuck in an ingredient that’s packed with nutrients and healthy fats, and nobody will know it.

*Happy Dance*

This week for Healthy Food Friday with American Express, let’s make some delicious, fudge-y brownies and get your family to eat some goodness in while we are at it!

AvocadoBrownies2

Are you ready to take a bite?

AvocadoBrownies

 Secret veggie ingredient: avocado.

AvocadoBrownies3

AvocadoBrownies7

AvocadoBrownies6

Sprinkle with organic powered sugar (if you’d like), and serve!


AvocadoBrownies9

I was selected by American Express to contribute to their Tumblr community. As such I was paid for my services, but all opinions in general and about American express are my own.

Avocado Brownies

Preparation 10 min 2017-06-23T00:10:00+00:00 Cook Time 25 min 2017-06-23T00:25:00+00:00 Serves 12     adjust servings

Ingredients

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350°F and line a baking dish with parchment paper
  • Heat chocolate and butter in a double boiler over the stove until melted
  • In a blender, blend avocado until smooth
  • Mix avocado into chocolate mixture
  • Add in eggs and whisk to combine
  • Add in maple syrup, maple sugar (or coconut palm sugar), cocoa powder, baking powder, salt and vanilla
  • Add in chocolate chunks and pour into baking dish
  • Bake for 25 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean
  • Let cool completely before cutting

 

hashtag with us!

I am so excited that you are making a recipe and would love to see how it turns out! Make sure to use the hashtag on social media!

#LEXISCLEANKITCHEN

share this post!

subscribe to the email list!

38 comments on “Secret Ingredient Brownies [VIDEO]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>