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Sugar-Free Brownies

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This recipe uses brown rice syrup instead of sugar. An added bonus to using brown rice syrup is that it reduces the amount of calories in a recipe. You can also substitute brown rice flour for the wheat flour.

Preparation facts

Cooking Time: 30 minutes

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Total Time: 45 minutes

Servings: 14

Yield: 8 brownies


1/2 cup (120mL) brown rice syrup

2 Tbs (30g) unsalted butter

3 1-oz. (30g) squares unsweetened baking chocolate

1 tsp (5mL) vanilla

2 eggs

1/2 cup (60g) sifted all-purpose flour

1/2 cup (60g) chopped pecans


Preheat oven to 350°F (175°C).

In a medium saucepan, melt butter and chocolate on low heat. Stir in brown rice syrup. Remove from heat. Blend in eggs one at a time. Add vanilla. Stir in flour and pecans.

Spread in a greased 8x8-inch (20x20cm) baking pan. Bake for 30 minutes. Cool and cut into squares.

Nutrition facts

Serving Size 1 serving
Calories 136
Calories from Fat 69 (51%)
% Daily Value*
13%Total Fat 9g
18%Saturated Fat 3.6g
Polyunsaturated Fat 1.1g
Monounsaturated Fat 3.3g
13%Cholesterol 39mg
1%Sodium 28mg
2%Potassium 85mg
5%Total Carbohydrate 15g
6%Dietary Fiber 1.5g
Sugars 10g
Sugar Alcohols 0g
5%Protein 3g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Nutrition facts are calculated by a food expert using nutritional values provided by the USDA for common products used as recipe ingredients. Actual nutritional values may differ depending on the amounts or products used and can be affected by cooking methods.
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