ORANGE & DARK CHOCOLATE MARBLE LOAF

5/5

Recipe type: Baking

Prep time:  10 mins

Cook time:  45 mins

Total time:  55 mins

Serves: 10 3SP blue & purple, 4SP green, 3PP

Ingredients

  • 2 eggs
  • 2 Tbsp brown sugar
  • ⅓ cup unsweetened apple sauce
  • ½ cup milk *I used 1%
  • ½ cup fresh squeezed orange juice *1 large orange should produce enough
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1.5 cups flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 2 Tbsp orange zest *zest of 1 large orange
  • 2 Tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 37g (about ¼ cup) lily’s dark chocolate chips

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350F and spray a regular 9×5 loaf pan with some cooking spray
  2. In a large bowl whisk the eggs and mix in the brown sugar. Add in the apple sauce, milk, orange juice and vanilla and mix well.
  3. Stir in the flour, baking powder and orange zest and mix well.
  4. Divide the batter into 2, in one bowl add the cocoa powder and stir well and in the other bowl fold in the chocolate chips.
  5. Pour half of the chococlate chip batter into the loaf pan, then top with ⅔ of the cocoa powder batter, using a knife swirl the two batters together, top with remaining chocolate chip batter and then the remaining cocoa powder batter and swirl again.
  6. Bake in the oven for 45 minutes, let cool then cut into 10 equal servings
  7. The loaf is best stored in the fridge after day 1 and it will freeze well.

Notes

Smart Points- Blue & purple- 3 using WW recipe builder
Smart Points- green- 4 using WW recipe builder
Points Plus- 3 using PP calculator
Nutritional info per serving…. Calories 115…Fat 2.7g….Sat fat 1.1g…Carbs 18.6g…Fiber 1g…Sugar 3.8g…Protein 4g using My Fitness Pal *Includes all ingredients even any zero point foods

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