Thursday, December 8, 2011
Day 4: Chewy Cocoa Brownie with Candy Cane Joe Joe's
(Actually they were really cute. The cookies had little Jack O' Lantern faces on them that screamed "eat me!" Thankfully I ignored them)
Try to ignore that. You want some don't you? Me too. But I don't get one until later tonight so I'll have to
Chewy Cocoa Brownies with Candy Cane Joe Joe's
1 2/3 cups granulated sugar
3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) butter or margarine, melted
2 tablespoons water
2 large eggs
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1 1/3 cups all-purpose flour
3/4 cup baking cocoa
1/2 teaspoon Hain baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
24 Trader Joe's Candy Cane Joe Joe Cookies
Preheat oven to 350º F.
Grease 13 x 9-inch baking pan. Combine granulated sugar, butter and water in large bowl. Stir in eggs and vanilla extract. Combine flour, cocoa, baking powder and salt in medium bowl; stir into sugar mixture. Spread into prepared baking pan.
Line up 24 candy cane joe joe's on top of the brownie mix and push down slightly.
Bake for 23 to 25 minutes or until wooden pick inserted in center comes out slightly sticky. Cool completely in pan on wire rack.
Cut into bars once cooled for non-stick cuts.
Nutritional Information per brownie: Calories 205 Total Fat 10g Sat Fat 5g Mono Fat 2g Cholesterol 31mg Sodium*- 111mg Potassium 23mg Total Carbs 28g Fiber 1g Sugars 18g Protein 2g Vitamin A-4% Calcium- 1% Iron- 5%
*- If you use regular Baking Powder the sodium is 193mg per brownie
Adapted from VeryBestBaking.com
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