I searched for some low calorie recipe of brownie and end up with this Low Fat version, with some plums in hand and frozen cranberries I got excited about adding a splash of red with plums and cranberries in my brownie, with this Plum Brownie I think I should end my Plum experiments until next season of stone fruits, I don’t want my readers to come back and complain about my obsession with Plums.
1/2 Cup all purpose flour (maida)
3 tbsp cocoa powder
1/3 Cup plum puree (see recipe here)
¼ Cup cranberries
2 egg whites
¼ Cup skimmed milk
⅓ Cup castor sugar
1 ½ tbsp olive oil
1 tsp vanilla essence
1 tsp chocolate essence
½ tsp baking powder
½ tsp baking soda
Sift the flour, cocoa powder, baking soda, baking powder together in a bowl. Stir in the sugar and chopped cranberries.
In another bowl beat egg whites, milk, oil, vanilla, chocolate essence, plum puree.
Pour the liquid into the dry ingredients and mix until combined well.
Preheat the oven at 180 degree celcius. Line an 8 inch square cake tin with parchment paper.
Pour the brownie batter into the prepared tin.
Bake for 25 minutes or until toothpick inserted comes out with little crumbs.
Remove from the oven and cool on a wire rack.
Cut into squares and serve with drizzle of chocolate ganache and plum puree.