Monday, July 13, 2009

♥Craving Something Sweet?!♥

Here's a Sweet for all you Sweeties :) . A yummy "Healthified" Cream Cheese Brownie Recipe courtesy of http://www.eatbetteramerica.com/. It taste just as good as the original recipe only with 50% less Fat and Saturated Fat! It also has 23% Less calories. So Enjoy something good without feeling bad!
Prep Time:15 min
Start to Finish:1 hr 55 min
makes:24 brownies
Filling
1 package (8 oz) 1/3-less-fat cream cheese (Neufchâtel), softened
1/3 cup sugar
2 egg whites
1 teaspoon vanilla
Brownies
1 box (1 lb 2.3 oz) Betty Crocker® fudge brownie mix
1/4 cup canola oil or unsweetened applesauce
1/4 cup water
4 egg whites
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/4 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips
1.
Heat oven to 350°F. Spray bottom only of 13x9-inch pan with cooking spray. In medium bowl, beat cream cheese with electric mixer on medium speed until smooth. Beat in remaining filling ingredients until well blended.
2. In large bowl, stir brownie mix, oil, water, 4 egg whites and 1 teaspoon vanilla with spoon until well blended. Spread in pan.
3.
Spoon filling mixture over brownie batter in pan. Cut through filling mixture and batter with knife several times for marbled design. Sprinkle with chocolate chips.
4. Bake 28 to 32 minutes or until toothpick inserted in brownie 2 inches from side of pan comes out clean or almost clean. Cool completely, about 1 hour. For 24 brownies, cut into 6 rows by 4 rows. Store covered in refrigerator.
Nutritional Information
1 Brownie: Calories 160 (Calories from Fat 50); Total Fat 6g (Saturated Fat 2g, Trans Fat 0g); Cholesterol 5mg; Sodium 125mg; Total Carbohydrate 22g (Dietary Fiber 0g, Sugars 17g); Protein 2g % Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%; Vitamin C 0%; Calcium 0%; Iron 4% Exchanges: 1/2 Starch; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Vegetable; 1 Fat Carbohydrate Choices: 1 1/2 My Pyramid Servings: 1 tsp Fats & Oils *% Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

Toodlez, Nikki

4 comments:

Hippoleetoe said...

That looks and sounds sooo good !!! I have to try it.

Thanks, now im craving a brownie ! haha

♥Nikki Ms.Healthy KISSES♥ said...

Lol! Sorry Hippoleetoe! It does look delicious, I can't wait to try it myself!

tiff said...

I love trying different brownie recipes so I'm gonna have to give this one a shot. Unfortunately it's almost 2 a.m and now I'm hungry after seeing that picture :P.

♥Nikki Ms.Healthy KISSES♥ said...

lol, Sorry Tiff. It does look delicious! Let me know how you like it.