RECIPES

Chocolate Chip Surprise Bars

Turkey veggie roll ups, creamy strawberry dip, savory veggie dip, and chocolate chip surprise bars

 

  • Prep Time

    25min

  • Cook Time

    35min

  • Total Time

    1hr

  • Servings

    6

Try these chocolate chip bars with a surprise ingredient to get your kids to indulge in good-for-you food that tastes great.

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cup chickpeas, drained and rinsed
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/8 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar
  • 2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup ground whole wheat flour
  • 1/4 cup butter, softened (or other fat source, such as peanut butter or almond butter)
  • 1/3 cup chocolate, butterscotch, or peanut butter chips

Preparation

Step 1

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Place all ingredients except for chocolate chips in a mixer and blend until very smooth.

Step 2

  • Mix in chips gently by hand.

Step 3

  • Place dough into a greased 8×8 pan.

Step 4

  • Bake for 35 minutes and remove from oven.

Step 5

  • Let cool, cut, and enjoy.

Note:

  • They will look a bit undercooked when you take them out of the oven, as they will firm up when they cool down.