Dr Oz's "Midnight Brownies"

Straws Kitchen

By
@CinCooks

If you haven't tried these, you'll be surprised to find out...they really are good!!!

This recipe was one of many that helped Kim, (a guest of The Dr. Oz Show), lose over 200 pounds! The secret ingredient: Black Beans.

(NOT my pic)Photo of the "Midnight Brownie" borrowed from the Dr Oz web site


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Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

FOR BROWNIES:

1
(15 oz.) can black beans, drained and rinsed
1/2 c
agave syrup
1/2 c
self-rising flour
1/2 c
egg whites
1/4 c
unsweetened cocoa
2 Tbsp
vanilla
1 tsp
baking powder
6 Tbsp
mini semisweet chocolate chips

FOR FROSTING:

6 oz
fat-free cream cheese
1/4 c
agave syrup
2 Tbsp
vanilla
2 Tbsp
semisweet mini chocolate chips, melted

Directions Step-By-Step

1
FOR BROWNIES:
Preheat oven to 350°F. Lightly spray a 8x8 baking dish with nonstick cooking spray. In a food processor, mix all brownie ingredients (except chips) together.
Chop on high, until smooth. Clean off sides and blend for another 20 seconds.
Add the chips and stir well. Spread into the 8x8 baking dish.
Bake for 20 minutes, until toothpick comes out clean.
Cool for about 1 hour at room temperature.
2
FOR FROSTING:
With a whisk attachment on an electric beater, blend all ingredients until light and fluffy.
Spread evenly over the top of the cooled brownies. In a microwave safe bowl, melt the 2 tbsp of chips with a 2-second spray of nonstick cooking oil.
Using a spoon, swirl the chocolate on top.
Allow it to set in the refrigerator for 20 minutes.
Serve and enjoy. Don't forget to have seconds!

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