Applesauce Brownies Recipe

Applesauce Brownies Recipe

Ingredients

1/4 cup butter, softened

3/4 cup sugar

1 large egg

1 cup all-purpose flour

1 tablespoon baking cocoa

1/2 teaspoon baking soda

1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon

1 cup applesauce

TOPPING:

1/2 cup chocolate chips

1/2 cup chopped walnuts or pecans

1 tablespoon sugar

How to make it

In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar. Beat in egg. Combine the flour, cocoa, baking soda and cinnamon; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well. Stir in applesauce. Pour into an 8-in. square baking pan coated with cooking spray.

Combine topping ingredients; sprinkle over batter. Bake at 350° for 25 minutes or until toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Cool on a wire rack. Cut into squares.
Yield: 16 brownies.