Chocolate Orange Quinoa Brownies
- 1 cup butter, melted
- 1 cup sugar
- 4 eggs
- 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
- 1 cup all-purpose flour
- 7 tablespoons baking cocoa
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- ½ cup organic quinoa
- zest of 1 orange
In a large bowl, combine the butter and sugar. Add eggs, one at a
time, stirring well after each addition. Beat in vanilla. Combine
the flour, cocoa, baking powder, salt, orange zest and quinoa;
gradually add to butter mixture just until moistened.
Transfer to a greased 13-in. x 9-in. baking pan. Bake at 350° for
20-25 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes
out clean (do not overbake). Cool on a wire rack.
Yield: about 2-1/2 dozen.