Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Midnight Brownies

1 (15 oz) can black beans, drained
1/2 c. agave nectar
1/2 c. self-rising flour
2 eggs
1/4 c. unsweetened cocoa
2 T. vanilla extract
1 tsp. baking powder
6 T. mini semi sweet chocolate chips

Lightly spray 8x8 baking dish with nonstick cooking spray. In food processor mix all ingredients (except choc. chips) together. Chop on high until smooth. Clean off sides and blend for another 20 sec. Add choc. chips and stir well. Spread in 8x8 baking dish. Bake for 20 min. until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool for 1 hr. at room temperature. Frost with Midnight Brownies Frosting.

Midnight Brownies Frosting

6 oz fat-free cream cheese 1/4 c. agave nectar
2 T. vanilla extract
2 T. mini semi sweet chocolate chips, melted

With whisk attachment on mixer, blend cream cheese, nectar and vanilla until light and fluffy. Spread over brownies. In microwave, melt chocolate chips with a 2 sec spray of non stick cooking spray. Using a spoon, swirl chocolate on top of frosting. allow to set in refrigerator for 20 min.


  1. I use sugar free chocolate chips.

  2. So Jared goes back for a second brownie. "I can't find the black beans" and I'm like "Jared, they're blended in"....."Oh, why didn't you tell me?" :)Silly head.

  3. I told you. Stop making me hungry.