A Better Brownie

A Better Brownie

Ingredients

  • Nonstick cooking spray
  • 1/2 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 4 egg whites
  • 2 1/2 ounce jar baby-food prunes
  • 1/3 cup buttermilk
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2/3 cup mini chocolate chips
  • 1/3 cup walnuts, if desired

Make It

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

2. Lightly coat an 8 x 8-inch pan with cooking spray.

3. In a large bowl combine wheat flour, all-purpose flour, sugar, cocoa powder, baking powder.

4. In a medium bowl beat egg whites until foamy; add baby-food prunes, buttermilk, and vanilla extract. Pour into the flour mixture and blend well. Stir in mini chocolate chips.

5. Spread batter in pan and sprinkle with walnuts if desired. Bake 25 minutes or until toothpick inserted near the center comes our clean.

6. Let cool for 30 minutes in the pan before cutting.