Fig Brownies are a delicious & healthy dessert treat great for, Thanksgiving Holidays, or any day!
½ cup raw almonds
½ cup dried pitted dates
½ cup raw organic cacao powder
1/3 cup organic unsweetened applesauce
¼ cup coconut or almond milk
¼ cup organic coconut shreds (or flour)
5-6 dried figs
2 Tbsp. organic coconut oil
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/4 tsp. sea salt
- Blend almonds in food processor until ground. Pulse in the dry ingredients (cacao, salt, and baking soda).
- Next, add the dates, figs, coconut milk, coconut oil, coconut shreds, and blend until you have a smooth batter.
- In a medium bowl, stir applesauce into the batter.
- Grease an 8×8” pan lined with foil and spread batter evenly on the foil.
- Bake at 325 degrees Fahrenheit for 25 minutes, or until toothpick comes out clean.
- Let cool about 10 minutes before cutting. They’re great once cooled, but they’re best the next day from the refrigerator. They can last a week in the fridge.
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