Go-lite: cocoa squares

Yield: 16 Squares

Measure Ingredient
½ cup Quick-cooking rolled oats
3 tablespoons Butter
⅔ cup Granulated sugar
1 \N Egg
⅓ cup Plain low-fat yogurt
1 teaspoon Vanilla
1 cup All-purpose flour
¼ cup Unsweetened cocoa powder, sifted
1 teaspoon Baking powder
1 teaspoon Baking soda
¼ teaspoon Salt
½ cup Icing sugar
1 tablespoon Unsweetened cocoa powder
1 tablespoon Light cream cheese
1 tablespoon Milk


In small bowl, mix rolled oats with 1 cup hot water. Let cool.

In large bowl, cream butter with sugar; beat in egg, yogurt and vanilla. Stir in oats.

In separate bowl, mix flour, cocoa, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Stir in oats mixture just until combined. Do not overmix.

Pour batter into greased 8-inch square cake pan. Bake in 350F 180C oven for 30-35 minutes or until centre springs back when lightly pressed. Let cool.

Icing: Beat together icing sugar, cocoa and cream cheese; beat in milk until smooth. Spread over cake. Per serving: about 120 calories, 2 g Protein, 3 g fat,

21 g carbohydrate

Source: Canadian Living [magazine] Jul 95 Contributed by: Mabel Wong, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada Go-Lite is a collection of recipes compiled by Anne Lindsay and presented in "Health & Well-Fare" article [-=PAM=-] PA_Meadows@...

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