Pecan pie meets chocolate brownie in this innovative dessert that is just scary delicious!
Take a bite of these decadent, chocolatey brownies and you’d never guess they make the ‘healthy’ list with the flour swapped out for the secret ingredient…. black beans!!
Fiber Rich Black Bean Brownies
Packed with an impressive 7 grams of protein and 8 grams of fiber per half cup, black beans are a great source of soluble and insoluble fiber, plus essential folate and key minerals such as iron, manganese and magnesium.
Blended with decadent Savory Spice Store natural cocoa powder and dark chocolate chips, creating a rich, satisfying brownie base.
Brownie meets Pecan Pie
While the base is baking, and your kitchen is filled with chocolatey love, stir together the five minute pecan pie topping that elevates this dessert.
A divine caramel-y sauce with toasted pecans begins stove top and is added to the brownie base for another five minutes of oven time to allow the fusion of the layers.
This sauce is so seriously delicious you might want to make it in triple quantities to use as ice cream topping!