10 Desserts That Start With a Can of Beans
Garbanzo Bean Chocolate Cake
No flour or oil are required for this decadent chocolate cake. It's naturally gluten-free and can be made dairy-free if you use vegan chocolate chips.
Orange Spice Garbanzo Cake
Black Bean Brownies
Black beans are hidden in these decadent brownies thanks to the masking flavors of cocoa powder and instant coffee. Dust with powdered sugar just before serving for an elegant look.
No Fail Bean Pie
No one would ever guess that two cans of navy beans are the key to this extra creamy pie. For an even richer flavor, reviewer mizbizc recommends using half granulated sugar and half brown sugar.
Chocolate Chickpea Brownies
Made with a variety of whole foods, these decadent-tasting brownies are actually packed with protein.
Paleo No-Bake Chickpea Cookie Dough
Love cookie dough but worried about eating raw eggs and flour? Well, you won't have to fret over enjoying a spoonful of this chickpea version. Flavored with peanut butter, agave nectar, and vanilla, it's a sweet treat that's sure to satisfy.
Gluten-Free Chocolate Chickpea Cupcakes
"These are my new favorite cupcakes! My kids LOVE them," says reviewer 4boysmom. "They are super moist and fudgey. "
Brownie Batter Dip (aka Chocolate Hummus)
Delicious on everything from pretzels to graham crackers, dessert hummus is a great way to satisfy your sweet tooth while making healthy choices.
Sugar-Free Black Bean Brownies
"They are delicious," says Tami's Kitchen. "Make sure you blend all the ingredients together very well so your batter is smooth. I used a Vitamix and they were velvety!"