Fudgy Cocoa Avocado Brownies

by Kiran on March 16, 2012 · 112 comments

in Baking, Desserts

Happy Friday & almost St Patrick’s Day!!!

You know you are having fun when its TGIF & packing for mini-vacation courtesy of a conference that is scheduled to take place in one of the most happiest place in the planet?

Wowser, that’s a mouth-full.

You know you would be having fun at the place where all childhood dream comes true. Where there’s characters from your favorite toon shows?

Do you truly need anymore tips?

Disneyland Florida, here we come!!!!

I have a fun and simple recipe to share in honor of St. Patrick’s Day tomorrow. I know, you must be shaking your head in disbelief. Close your mouth and let me explain.

There’s no doubt this weekend fun would increase in ten-folds because these decadent treats are coming with us! Being a huge fan of avocado’s, I love experimenting incorporating it in different recipes.

And if you love chocolate as well as avocado, you’d love this recipe. I won’t deny that you’d slightly taste avocado in some bites. And it’s gonna be HEAVENLY!

The best part of all —  I used a loaf pan for this recipe. Why? Well, to end the war for edge brownies. There’s no need to purchase the “edge brownie pan” that comes on TV infomercials. A non-stick loaf pan would do the same trick. Everyone get’s a share of the edgy brownies.

Don’t believe me? Try it!!

So, my to-do list is bulging with so much to cross off for the next few hours. I better get to the recipe before my mind boggles and I mindlessly decide to chow down on brownies to calm my nerves.

And did I tell you I could eat ten of these babies in a blink?!

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  • 2 very ripe avocado’s, sliced with pit removed.
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 tbsp freshly brewed coffee, at room temperature
  • 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp baking powder


  1. Preheat oven to 350F. Grease and lightly flour baking pan. I used a non-stick medium loaf pan for this recipe.
  2. In a large bowl, add sliced very ripe avocado’s. With a masher, mash avocado’s until smooth.
  3. Add sugar and using a spatula, mix to incorporate.
  4. Add eggs, vanilla extract & coffee. Gently mix everything. Do not whisk.
  5. In a separate medium bowl, combine all dry ingredients: cocoa powder, whole wheat flour, salt & baking powder.
  6. Add dry ingredient into wet ingredients. Gently stir just till it combines. Again, do not over-mix.
  7. Transfer batter into loaf pan. Using a lightly greased spatula, spread batter evenly toward the edges of pan.
  8. Bake for 25 to 30 minutes.
  9. Remove pan and allow to cool completely before devouring with a glass of soymilk.


So, with the bags & boat-load of electronics packed, we are off to another adventure. Want to follow along? Catch us on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram.

Off to pack these brownies before I forget. Toodles, and have a lovely weekend ahead 🙂

Have you been to Disneyland before? What are the must-see on your list? If you haven’t, what’s your favorite Disney character?


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1 the wicked noodle March 16, 2012 at 8:44 AM

I’ll admit, avocado in brownies is a first for me! I’ve made them with spinach, but I’m guessing the avocado would be much tastier!
Have a great time at the conference!!
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2 Kiran March 28, 2012 at 11:33 AM

Kristy — thanks dear, I need to try spinach in brownies as well. That’s a first for me 🙂

3 Ina gawne March 16, 2012 at 8:57 AM

These brownies look amazing! I love the idea of avocado! I will definitely try these in a gluten free version – thanks for sharing! 🙂
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4 Kiran March 28, 2012 at 11:34 AM

Ina — so glad you are inspired with this recipe. Let me know how the gf version tastes 🙂

5 chinmayie @ love food eat March 16, 2012 at 9:02 AM

Yummy! I am yet to try avocados and chocolate together but something tells me i am going to love it!
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6 Kiran March 28, 2012 at 11:46 AM

Chinmayie — definitely give it a try 🙂

7 Rosa March 16, 2012 at 9:17 AM

What a fabulous recipe! I’ve never made desserts or baked goods with avocados. I’ll have to remedy to that soon…



8 Kiran March 28, 2012 at 11:57 AM

Rosa — thank you and do try avocados in desserts. It’s a life changer 🙂

9 EA-The Spicy RD March 16, 2012 at 9:36 AM

OK-you’ve convinced me, that I must try (a gluten-free version) these brownies. Wow, they look moist!! And, your cinnamon soy milk is so pretty, I need to try making that too! Disneyland (not World) is less than 1 1/2 hours away from me, so I have been many times 🙂 Pirates of the Carribean and The Indiana Jones Ride are too of my all time favorites. Have a wonderful trip!!

10 Kiran March 28, 2012 at 6:50 PM

EA — thank you so much for the compliments!! Please try this recipe and the soy milk. It would change your life, literally 😀

11 vianney March 16, 2012 at 9:49 AM

Have fun!! These brownies look awesome!!
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12 Kiran March 28, 2012 at 6:57 PM

Vianney — thanks sweetie! It was so much fun!

13 Margarita March 16, 2012 at 12:38 PM

Guess what, I have everything on hand to make these… Totally doing it! Question though, is the natural oil in the avocado used as a substitute for butter or oil? Or is the avocado just for flavor?
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14 Kiran March 28, 2012 at 6:59 PM

Margarita — yay, did you make this brownies? 🙂

The avocado’s healthy fats in this recipe replaces butter and oil.

15 honeywhatscooking March 16, 2012 at 3:37 PM

this looks heavenly.. I recently baked with avocado and I could taste it in the cookies so I didn’t post them. I love the texture of avocado, but i didn’t like the taste of them in my cookies. i’ll try this and try and mask the flavor. thanks for sharing!

OMG – yes i have so many tips for Disney. Go to Epcot, spend like 2 days there, it is amazing! My favorites were the Mexican Pavilion, French Pavilion (desserts) for food. Chinese looks good and was more reasonable, but i didn’t try it. Germany looked amazing for caramel, but didn’t try it. Definitely go to San Angel Inn at Mexico. Boulangerie at France. The other food wasn’t good at Disney.
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Hope this helps.
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16 Kiran March 28, 2012 at 7:03 PM

Honey — we love avocados in our household, so this definitely wasn’t an issue for us. Suggest using very ripe avocados, cream it as much as possible so that it’s nicely incorporated into the batter. I left mine slightly chunky.

We visited Epcot a month ago and it was amazing. This time around, we didn’t get a chance to visit any pavilion. Sigh. But thanks for sharing the tips and link 🙂

17 adventureswithben March 16, 2012 at 6:26 PM

What a curious combination.

18 Kiran March 28, 2012 at 7:05 PM

Ben — welcome to Recipebox and thanks for commenting 🙂

Indeed, but it’s so yummy!

19 Khushboo March 17, 2012 at 12:35 AM

I think my last comment went to spam as it didn’t go through? Alas I’ll try again :)! These look delicious- love how versatile avocado is! SO jealous you’re off to Disney…I haven’t been to the US one in years but I went to Euro Disney in 2006 with some friends and it was such a blast! Running the Disney Half Marathon is actually on my bucket list, more so after reading blogger recaps! Safe travels!
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20 Kiran March 28, 2012 at 7:07 PM

Khushboo — you are always welcome to Orlando, come and stay with us if you ever plan doing Disney Marathons 🙂

21 tania@mykitchenstories March 17, 2012 at 2:44 AM

Well, I l]=know you can use almost any kind of vegetable to back with…. and I guess this makes sense but I would not have imagined it. They look very nice hope you have a good trip

22 Kiran April 2, 2012 at 12:09 PM

Tania — thank you, the conference was a blast. Literally 😀

23 Nami | Just One Cookbook March 17, 2012 at 3:02 AM

Wow wow wow, avocado in the brownies! I’m very curious how it tastes like – probably not much taste from avocado? Maybe nice smooth texture. Have fun in Florida!
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24 Kiran April 2, 2012 at 12:10 PM

Nami — thanks honey. Depends on how smooth the avocados’ were mashed. I love it chunkier so you’d definitely taste it that way. Smooth it out if you want to mask the taste 🙂

25 Simply Life March 17, 2012 at 8:00 AM

I would be happy to celebrate St. Patty’s day with one of these!

26 Kiran April 2, 2012 at 12:11 PM

Gina — lol, don’t we all? 😀

27 Cher March 17, 2012 at 4:51 PM

Chocolate avocado cake (with avocado buttercream) is a favorite in our house – so I have to believe these will be amazing too!
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28 Kiran April 2, 2012 at 12:35 PM

Cher — oohh, i must try avocado buttercream. Sounds amazing, thanks for sharing 🙂

29 Magic of Spice March 17, 2012 at 5:12 PM

I have seen chocolate and avocado before, but nothing like these beauties! They look fantastic!
Hope you have a great time at Disneyland 🙂
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30 Kiran April 2, 2012 at 12:42 PM

Alisha — thanks sweetie. And yes, Disney World was magical 🙂

31 Yudith @ Blissfully Delicious March 17, 2012 at 9:11 PM

Avocado in the brownies?! That must add great flavors and nutrition. And you used 100% whole wheat, LOVE that!
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32 Kiran April 2, 2012 at 12:44 PM

Yudith — thanks dear 🙂

33 Helene Dsouza I Masala Herb March 18, 2012 at 10:19 AM

My dream as kid was to go to disney land in paris, since it was close from our family house in france. we never went there but we went to Astrix Park and I was a huuuuge Asterix fan (still am!), I was satisfied with that trip at the end.

Avocado is such a sexy fruit. I d love to indulge myself with your fudgy brownie treat!
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34 Kiran April 2, 2012 at 4:10 PM

Helene — aww, thanks for sharing your childhood memories with us. I think it’s common to not visit places close to where we live but go all the way out to venture further places.

Hope this made sense 😉

35 Parsley Sage March 18, 2012 at 1:53 PM

There’s just too much awesome in this post for me! You’re going to see Mickey and you’ve genius-ly found a way to get avocado into brownies packed with chocolate!

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36 Kiran April 2, 2012 at 4:29 PM

PS — aww, thanks a lot dear! Don’t be envy, baked this yummyness instead 😀

37 shutterbug March 18, 2012 at 2:46 PM

interesting recipe. at first, i thought those green bits were pistachios.

38 Kiran April 2, 2012 at 10:38 PM

Shutterbug — thank you 🙂

39 Baker Street March 19, 2012 at 5:45 AM

What a fabulous recipe Kiran! avocado and cocoa are brilliantly paired.
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40 Kiran April 2, 2012 at 10:38 PM

Anu — thanks sweetie 🙂

41 Jennifer (Delicieux) March 19, 2012 at 7:43 AM

Your brownies look fabulous! I’ve never tried avocado brownies, but I bet the avocado makes them fabulously moist. I will also have to try your tip of using a loaf pan.

Have a wonderful time at Disneyland.
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42 Kiran April 2, 2012 at 11:07 PM

Jennifer — thanks sweetie 🙂

43 Team G Square March 19, 2012 at 9:09 AM

The last picture is just awesome . Mouthwatering .

44 Kiran April 9, 2012 at 3:10 AM

TGS — thank you so much 🙂

45 Richa@HobbyandMore March 19, 2012 at 3:14 PM

i love that fudgy texture on these.. i love avocados in baked goods!
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46 Kiran April 9, 2012 at 3:12 AM

Richa — fudgy and avocados sounds good 🙂

47 Denise March 19, 2012 at 5:07 PM

These brownies look perfectly fudgy (is that a word? it is to me!), love avocado! Have fun in the Sunshine State:)
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48 Denise March 19, 2012 at 5:08 PM

Ha ha, it is a word, good enough to be in this post title;)
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49 Kiran April 9, 2012 at 3:16 AM

Denise — Lol, thanks sweetie! I am from Sunshine state, just FYI 😉

50 Denise April 9, 2012 at 4:33 AM

Ha ha! Then you always have fun there;)
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51 Nancy/SpicieFoodie March 19, 2012 at 6:53 PM

I simply must try baking with avocados. Everyone raves about it and your photos are making me realize I’m missing out. Just gorgeous! Have a great trip

52 Kiran April 9, 2012 at 3:29 AM

Nancy — welcome to Recipebox and thanks for the compliments! I hope you get to try this recipe 🙂

53 NikS March 19, 2012 at 10:57 PM

This brownie recipe with the photographs looks wonderful. I need to try baking with avocados soon but more so have a great vacation!
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54 Kiran April 9, 2012 at 3:29 AM

Niks — thanks sweetie 🙂

55 Andi at The Particular Traveler March 20, 2012 at 1:05 AM

Mmmm, Kiran, these brownies look so delicious and decadent. And the loaf pan idea is genius…I never would have thought of that. Hope your trip is wonderful!
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56 Kiran April 9, 2012 at 11:51 AM

Andi — thanks sweetie 🙂

57 Viviane Bauquet Farre March 20, 2012 at 9:44 AM

Kiran – wonderful to switch up a traditional treat and incorporate avocado (I love it!). They look scrumptious in your photography!
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58 Kiran April 9, 2012 at 12:02 PM

Viviane — thanks dear 🙂

59 Kati Mora, MS, RD, Kellogg's FiberPlus(R) Wellness Advocate March 20, 2012 at 10:04 AM

These brownies look super yummy! And what a creative way to healthify them. Avocados are loaded with good-for-you nutrients, making them such a great addition to any recipe – even dessert. 🙂

60 Kiran April 9, 2012 at 12:27 PM

Kati — thanks a lot for the encouragement 🙂

61 Roxana GreenGirl { A little bit of everything} March 20, 2012 at 2:44 PM

I have been thinking about adding avocados to my brownies for a while now. I think I just have to do it. I love avocados, I love chocolate. Only good thing can come out of I combine both!
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62 Kiran April 9, 2012 at 12:31 PM

Roxana — do it! It will blow your mind, literally of course 😉

63 Biana | Meal Planning Tips March 20, 2012 at 5:25 PM

Thank you for sharing this recipe! I have been seeing people putting avocado into chocolate desserts lately, and this recipes sounds really good to try!
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64 Kiran April 9, 2012 at 12:33 PM

Biana — thanks dear. Do let me know if you’ve tried this recipe 🙂

65 Sammie March 20, 2012 at 10:12 PM

oh boy that is definitely a great idea!! I love avocados on anything! I bet this is a real treat! would love to give this a try! 🙂
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66 Kiran April 9, 2012 at 3:34 PM

Sammie — thanks dear. Do let me know how it tastes once you’ve made it 🙂

67 easyfoodsmith March 21, 2012 at 12:19 AM

What a lovely creation Kiran! It sounds great! I love the fact that you used whole wheat flour to make these beauties. I have never tried this combo of chocolate+avocado. Your post is tempting me to try it…asap!
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68 Kiran April 9, 2012 at 3:46 PM

EasyFoodSmith — thanks sweetie! Do try and let me know how it tastes 🙂

69 cassie March 21, 2012 at 5:16 PM

I have seen a lot of recipes lately using avocado instead of fats and I am so intrigued. I’m a huge fan of avocados. These look amazing!
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70 Kiran April 9, 2012 at 3:49 PM

Cassie — thanks dear. If you love it, you must try it 🙂

71 Nava Krishnan March 22, 2012 at 4:21 AM

Salute this recipe and I never knew that avocado can be a great ingredient for brownies. Thumbs up for a creative recipe Kiran!!!!

72 Kiran April 12, 2012 at 12:43 AM

Nava — thanks a lot dear 🙂

73 Carolina HeartStrings March 22, 2012 at 12:49 PM

What an amazing combination! Can I use this to justify brownies as a healthy food choice? 🙂

74 Kiran April 12, 2012 at 12:45 AM

CHS — obviously 😉

75 Asmita March 22, 2012 at 3:21 PM

What a healthy twist on dessert. Looks fantastic! Would love to try them, really curious how they taste.
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76 Charissa March 22, 2012 at 4:00 PM

These look really quite healthy…I’d use organic sugar instead of white sugar, but I love the idea of avocados in this recipe. I guess they are nature’s butter!
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77 Cass @foodmyfriend March 22, 2012 at 8:20 PM

You had me at fudgy! I love your photography so much. The avocado flecks in this looks really beautiful. My Nana puts avocado in banana smoothies to thicken 🙂 YUM
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78 JOJO March 22, 2012 at 9:56 PM

The green in the fudge looks so pretty! I’ve heard about using avocado in brownies… will have to try this recipe too!
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79 Kiran April 25, 2013 at 2:04 PM

Jojo — thank you! And I hope you enjoyed this recipe with the family 🙂

80 myfudo March 23, 2012 at 2:17 AM

Really yummy! I never had brownies with avocado bits in them, ever! This is really worth trying in my kitchen…;)
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81 Sylvie @ Gourmande in the Kitchen March 23, 2012 at 3:21 AM

Avocados and brownies? Now that’s a combination I need to try!
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82 Jamie March 23, 2012 at 5:05 AM

Mmmm I have to make these! I keep trying new brownie recipes and have often heard that adding avocadoes is a fabulous way to get moist, perfect treats and yours certainly look so tasty and perfect! Excellent recipe – and really gorgeous brownies! I have to Pin these on my chocolate board!

83 Jeanette March 23, 2012 at 5:13 PM

I’ve never tried adding avocadoes to brownies, but I bet they make them super moist.
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84 Alison March 23, 2012 at 8:56 PM

Oh my gosh. Sign me up for one of these!! Brownies are totally the key to my heart.
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85 Kiran April 25, 2013 at 2:03 PM

Alison — lol, mine too 😉

86 Ira Rodrigues March 24, 2012 at 10:22 AM

aw, this is new to me! avocado in brownie, hmm would definitely give it a try. really cant wait
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87 Sophie March 25, 2012 at 7:07 AM

I know that avocado’s combined with chocolate really good work! I have made an avocado & chocolate pudding before & it tasted divine!
Your brownies look so delectble & amazing too! A thing of beauty!
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88 laurie March 29, 2012 at 3:00 PM

I am going to try these ! I have been experimenting with avocado as a fat replacement in some of my older muffin recipes. That and using truvia in place of sugar, whole grain flour and I am happy with the results ! I love the idea of making a healthy sweet treat. I just found a website that can break down all the nutrients in recipes , and I am loving the results because I am trying to drop some pounds. Knowing the calories as well as the other info is a great tool I think. Even my picky eater daughter has been liking the treats !

89 Kiran April 25, 2013 at 2:03 PM

Laurie — I hope you enjoyed this recipe with the family. And thanks for sharing your thoughts on healthy sweet treats! Definitely one of my most important goals when creating recipes 🙂

90 F April 3, 2012 at 5:17 PM

I noticed in the comments nobody had actually tried this. The pictures look yummy so I gave them a shot. I followed the recipe exactly but it was a total dud. We all love chocolate and avocados, but my kids wouldn’t even eat them after the first bite. It’s a pity since avocados are rather pricey here. Sorry to have to say it but these were bland and tasteless for us, I definitely won’t be baking with avocado again.

91 Kiran April 25, 2013 at 12:25 PM

F — I’m sorry this recipe didn’t turned out as delicious for you and your family. I’ve had fantastic results baking with avocados, so definitely don’t step away from trying it again 🙂

92 Kaylie @ Skinny Muffin April 22, 2012 at 10:22 PM

These look so delicious! I have always thought the idea of baking with avocados is fascinating, but I never have. I’ll have to try this!
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93 Kiran April 25, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Kaylie — baking with avocados definitely can be daunting, but the results are oh so healthy and satisfying 🙂

94 Stephie April 27, 2012 at 10:11 PM

Just made these. Easy and delicious! Thanks for sharing.

95 Kiran April 25, 2013 at 12:22 PM

Stephie — I don’t know how I’ve missed this comment. But thanks for trying and reporting back. I’m so glad it turned out delish 🙂

96 Sandra's Easy Cooking May 1, 2012 at 12:34 AM

Wow..what a great recipe! Who would of thought combining those two! I can imagine the flavor…This is really must try! Thank you for sharing!!!
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97 Jen L | Tartine and Apron Strings July 28, 2012 at 11:13 AM

this is quite awesome! I actually thought those were pistachio bits! But they’re avocados! I made brownies once with blueberry and spinach puree (Jessica Seinfeld recipe), but now I’m ready to try it with avocados. Avocados probably blend it better than other fruits / veggies.
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98 allison April 24, 2013 at 4:41 PM

These look delicious! What can I substitute for the coffee?

99 Kiran April 25, 2013 at 2:00 PM

Allison — thank you! The coffee is just to enhance the chocolate flavor. You can definitely leave it out and add a tsp more of vanilla, just so you can mask the avocado flavor a little more. Let me know how it tastes!

100 allison April 25, 2013 at 2:31 PM

Awesome! Hopefully I can try these this weekend!
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101 Meera Prasad May 28, 2013 at 12:23 PM

This looks absolutely yummy !! I was wondering if I could use all-purpose flour instead of whole wheat flour? Or maybe even self-rising flour?

102 Kiran May 31, 2013 at 12:50 AM

Meera — thank you so much for writing in. you can definitely use all purpose flour for this recipe. not self-rising though. enjoy and let me know how it tastes 🙂

103 Mandi August 7, 2013 at 9:34 PM

I followed the recipe perfectly but after the 30 mins mine were still gooey. I put them in another 3 times at 10 mins each and I figure ill just let them cool and see if it hardens up a tad. The top is firm but the insides are very moist. Trial and error!

104 Mandi August 7, 2013 at 9:55 PM

Okay I tried them and they were as satisfying as they look! Maybe it’s just not for me. Too bad because I love both ingredients but I guess not combined!

105 Kiran August 8, 2013 at 1:54 AM

Mandi — firstly, thanks for trying this recipe. secondly, so sorry it did not live to your expectations. sigh. there could be a couple of factors in terms of texture. too much wet ingredients (the size of avocados and eggs), oven temperature varies with time/brand and air moisture etc. love that you kept it going with trial and error. i hope to recreate similar brownies but with different flavors in the future. hope you’d not give up on these ingredients and try it next time. thank you so much for the update. i truly appreciate it 🙂

106 SerendibBeginnings March 3, 2014 at 4:26 PM

Hi Kiran/Tarun, I tried your brownie recipe with a twist. Replaced some flour with ground flax and used mint extract instead of vanilla. And oh, I added couple of tablespoons of chocolate chips as well. Came out great.
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