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  • cook: 1 hr 15 min
  • total: 1 hr 15 min
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  • Ingredients

    • 2 cups root beer* (NOT diet - don't say I didn't warn you)
    • 1 cup dark unsweetened cocoa powder
    • ½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cubed
    • 1¼ cup granulated sugar
    • ½ cup firmly packed brown sugar
    • 2 cups all-purpose flour
    • 1¼ teaspoons baking soda
    • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 2 large eggs, room temperature, lightly beaten
    • *You can replace ½ cup of this with root beer schnapps if you can find it for a stronger root beer flavor; I would also recommend using 1 teaspoon of root beer extract, if you have it.
    • 2 ounces (about ? cup) dark chocolate, melted and cooled slightly
    • ½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature
    • ¼ cup root beer
    • ? cup dark unsweetened cocoa powder
    • 2½ cups confectioners' sugar

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 15
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 344 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 14 g 21.15%
    • Saturated Fat: 8 g 41.26%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 56 mg 18.63%
    • Sodium: 230 mg 9.57%
    • Calcium: 16 mg 1.61%
    • Potassium: 110 mg 3.13%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 8.84%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 57 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 10.24%
    • Sugar: 41 g
    • Protein: 4 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 8.9%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 2.67%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat3
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs3
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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