Applesauce and Chocolate Brownies

Fall means apple season. Chef John Maxwell has a delicious recipe for applesauce brownies to combine two great tastes, apples and chocolate!


Unsweetened chocolate 2 Ounce , melted
Cake flour 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Cocoa powder 4 1/2 Ounce
Salt 1 Teaspoon
Egg whites 6 Medium
Eggs 4 Medium
Sugar 1 Pound
Corn syrup 16 Ounce
Unsweetened applesauce 12 Ounce
Canola oil 3 Ounce
Vanilla extract 1 Tablespoon



1. Preheat the oven to 350° F.


2. In a large mixing bowl, add in the eggs and egg whites and whisk well.

3. Stir in the corn syrup, vanilla extract, applesauce, and whisk well.

4. Fold in the melted chocolate into the egg mixture and mix until well combined.

5. Stir in the sugar and mix well.

6. Slowly fold in the cocoa powder and salt into the egg mixture.

7. Take an aluminum baking pan, pour the batter evenly into the pan and bake it in the preheated oven at 350 degrees F for 20 - 25 minutes or until a toothpick inserted comes out clean.

8. Once done, remove the pan and set it aside to cool before serving.


9. Serve these applesauce and chocolate brownies with warm milk.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 25 Minutes
Ready In: 25 Minutes
Servings: 10

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 546Calories from Fat 133

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 15 g23.1%

Saturated Fat 4 g20%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 324 mg13.5%

Total Carbohydrates 105 g35%

Dietary Fiber 7 g28%

Sugars 60 g

Protein 9 g18%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet