Desserts

Buttermilk Chocolate Brownies with Peanut Butter Icing

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My first brownies not out of a box. And so easy!! I added a little extra peanut butter to the frosting....everyone loved it!

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for the brownie:

•2 c. sugar
•1 c. flour
•1 tsp baking soda
•1 c. butter
•2 eggs
•1 c. water
•1/3 c. cocoa
•1/2 c. buttermilk
•1 1/2 tsp vanilla

Icing

•1/4 c. butter, softened
•1/4 c. reduced fat cream cheese, softened
•1/4 c. reduced fat peanut butter
•3 tbsp milk (I used 1/2 and 1/2)
•2 c. confectioner’s sugar
combine flour, sugar, baking soda and set aside In a medium saucepan combine butter, cocoa and water and bring to boiling while stirring constantly. Remove from heat. Add chocolate mixture to the flour mixture, beat on medium speed until combined. Add eggs, vanilla and buttermilk & beat for one minute (batter will be thin) Pour into greased 9 X 13 pan Bake at 350 for 30-35 minutes
Nutritions

Calories
414

Sodium
188mg
7% DV

Fat
31g
49% DV

Protein
5g
10% DV

Carbs
26g
9% DV

Fiber
3g
14% DV

Rich and fudgy, this easy Chocolate Zucchini Bread is the perfect cross between a chocolate pound cake, brownies, and a classic loaf of zucchini bread! It's moist and tender thanks to sour cream in the batter, and studded with miniature chocolate chips for even more decadent flavor. Serve a couple of slices of double chocolate zucchini bread for breakfast or brunch with a cup of coffee, for an afternoon snack with a glass of milk, or with a scoop of vanilla ice cream for a delicious dessert.

1 c sugar
1/2 c sour cream
1/2 c vegetable oil
1/3 c milk
2 eggs
2 t vanilla extract
2 c all purpose flour
1/2 c unsweetened cocoa powder
1 (½ t) baking powder
½ teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon kosher salt
1 c shredded zucchini ( patted dry )
12 slices
  • Preheat oven to 350° F. Grease a deep 8 ½ x 4 ½ -inch or a 9 x 5-inch loaf pan and set aside.
  • In a large bowl, whisk together sugar, sour cream, oil and milk. Whisk in eggs and...
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Nutritions

Calories
2644

Sodium
2217mg
92% DV

Fat
59g
92% DV

Protein
87g
175% DV

Carbs
458g
155% DV

Fiber
50g
202% DV