Beetroot brownies

    Beetroot brownies

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    40min


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    About this recipe: These brownies are so fudgy and dense, and the beetroot makes them moist and gives them a great earthy flavour that will go undetected by most!

    HeatherMay Cheshire, England, UK

    Ingredients
    Serves: 12 

    • 1 medium beetroot
    • 250g butter or margerine
    • 240g caster sugar
    • 100g soft brown sugar
    • 3 eggs
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • 190g plain flour
    • 60g cocoa powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 200g chopped plain chocolate

    Method
    Prep:15min  ›  Cook:25min  ›  Ready in:40min 

    1. Boil beetroot in its skin until tender. Allow to cool and peel, then purée.
    2. Preheat oven to 180 C / Gas 4. Grease a square baking tin.
    3. Melt butter and add to puréed beetroot. Mix in sugars, eggs and vanilla. Beat well.
    4. Mix in dry ingredients and chopped chocolate. Pour mixture into baking tin.
    5. Bake for 25 minutes; it should still be slightly gooey in the centre. Let cool a little and serve.

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    Reviews (4)

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    - Rated on - 27 Aug 2013

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    Easy recipe to follow, lovely tasting!! - 10 Feb 2016

    Jenowuk
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    These were fab! The beetroot did help keep them moist, and the flavour remained very chocolately. Would recommend, and will make again. - 05 May 2015

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