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The Brightside: Lovers Beetroot Brownies

The Brightside: Lovers Beetroot Brownies
The Brightside: Lovers Beetroot Brownies from Village For Mama.

Lovers Beetroot Brownies

Let your loved ones know how much you love them with these beautiful beetroot brownies. The beetroot adds earthy sweetness and a gorgeous touch of red to these chocolatey treats. A fun recipe to make with your little loves and a perfect addition to their lunch box.


- 180g dark chocolate

- 80g ghee or butter

- 250g cooked beetroot (roasted, boiled or store-bought)

- 3 large free-range eggs

- 1/4 cup maple syrup

- 1 cup almond meal

- 1 tsp baking powder 


1. Preheat oven to 180 degrees fan forced. Grease and line a square slice tin.  

2. Add the chocolate and ghee to a double boiler. Stir until completely melted, then remove from heat. 

3. Add the beetroot, eggs, maple, almond meal and baking powder to a blender. 

4. Blend to combine, then add the melted chocolate mix and blend for a further 10 seconds. 

5. Pour mixture into the prepared tin and bake for 20-30 minutes. Check the mixture is cooked through by inserting a knife into the centre. 

6. Let it cool for 20 minutes before removing it from the tin and slicing. 


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Leila Armour

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