Chocolate Quinoa Brownies

These flourless brownies are a snap to prepare-- just throw all the ingredients in the food processor. We cooked the quinoa in more water than usual to obtain a smoother texture.

Ingredients8

  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) PC Organics Quinoa
    Quinoa
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    PC Organics  Quinoa (225g)

    $3.99 ea
    $1.77 / 100 g
  • _ cup (175 mL) granulated sugar
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    Lantic  Granulated Sugar (4kg)

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  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) cocoa powder
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    No Name  Cocoa (250g)

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  • 1 tsp (5 mL) baking powder
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    Magic Baking Powder  Baking Powder (450g)

    $5.49 ea
    $1.22 / 100 g
  • 1/4 cup (50 mL) 2% milk
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    Neilson  2% Milk (2L)

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  • 2 tbsp (25 mL) canola oil
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    No Name  Canola Oil (1.89L)

    $4.99 ea
    $0.26 / 100 mL
  • 2 PC Blue Menu Omege-3 White Eggs - Large
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    PC  Blue Menu Omega 3 White Eggs (12eggs)

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  • 1 tsp (5 mL) vanilla
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    Simply Organic  Vanilla Extract (59mL)

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Cooking Instructions

1

In small saucepan, bring 1-1/2 cups (375 mL) water to a boil. Stir in quinoa. Reduce heat to low and simmer, covered, for 20 minutes. Remove from heat and let stand for 5 minutes. Fluff with fork. Transfer to bowl; cool to room temperature.

2

Preheat oven to 350°F (180°C). Spray 8-inch square (2 L) metal cake pan with cooking spray.

3

Place quinoa, sugar, cocoa, baking powder, milk, oil, eggs and vanilla in food processor. Process until smooth, about 1 minute. Pour into prepared pan.

4

Bake in centre of oven for 30 to 34 minutes or until tester inserted in centre comes out clean.

5

Cool in pan on rack. Cut into 9 squares. Serve dusted with icing sugar, if desired.
You will need
1/2 cup (125 mL) PC Organics Quinoa
_ cup (175 mL) granulated sugar
1/2 cup (125 mL) cocoa powder
1 tsp (5 mL) baking powder
1/4 cup (50 mL) 2% milk
2 tbsp (25 mL) canola oil
2 PC Blue Menu Omege-3 White Eggs - Large
1 tsp (5 mL) vanilla