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Awesome Olive Oil Brownies!

Awesome Brownies!

  • 1/4 cup whole wheat flour
  • 3/4 cup all purpose flour
  • 1/4 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2T dark unsweetend cocoa powder
  • 11 oz dark chocolate (about 2 cups finely chopped)
  • 3/4 cup Olive Destination Butter Flavored Olive Oil
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 5 eggs
  • 1 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
Directions Mix flour, baking powder, salt and cocoa powder in small bowl In a large bowl melt the chocolate over simmering water or in the microwave at 30 second intervals, do not rush the process. When alm ost melted add the olive oil and finish the melting while you incorporate the oil. Remove from heat and mix in sugar. Gradually whisk in the eggs one at a time, make sure the mixture is not to warm so the eggs don't cook. Add the vanilla. Gradually add the flour mixture to the melted choc - use the spatula to incorporate - do not over mix. Spray a 9X13 pan and bake at 350 for 30 - 40 minutes. Optional: add 1 cup nuts and top with chocolate chips Submitted by Sandy Christiansen Feb 2012