Fudgy Protein Brownies

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INGREDIENTS

  • 1 cup all-natural nut butter (peanut, almond, or sunbutter)
  • 4 bananas
  • 1/2 cup cocoa powder
  • 1/2 cup chocolate protein powder 
  • 1/2 cup dark chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup pecans, chopped

INSTRUCTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 350. Line an 8x8 pan with parchment paper or slick with a little avocado oil.
  • In a small saucepan over low-medium heat, melt the nut butter.
  • In a mixing bowl, mash the bananas, cocoa powder, protein powder and nut butter until combined. Stir in chocolate chips.
  • Pour into pan, sprinkle with nuts and bake for 25 minutes. Remove from oven and let cool completely before serving.

Makes 16 2x2 brownies. Recipe modified by That Clean Life.