Breezy Vegan Chocolate Brownies

This is the easiest, tastiest vegan chocolate brownie recipe ever. It’s chewy and crunchy in all the right places and is a crowd favourite. Created by the fabulous Philippa Stephenson from Tart Bakery in Grey Lynn, Auckland.



  • 140 grams (1 cup) plain or spelt flour
  • 20 grams (1/4 cup) cocoa or cacao powder
  • 200 grams (1 cup) caster or coconut sugar
  • 80 ml (1/3 cup) vegetable oil such as coconut oil
  • 1 teaspoon real vanilla extract
  • 200¬†grams (1 and 1/3 cup) dairy free (vegan) dark chocolate, melted
  • 240 ml (1 cup) Original Almond Breeze Almond Milk
  • Optional: 75 grams (1/2 cup) dairy free (vegan) chocolate chips


  1. Preheat oven to 160 C (320 F). Line an 8-inch square baking tin with baking or parchment paper.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, add flour, cocoa powder and sugar and gently whisk to mix.
  3. Add oil, vanilla, melted chocolate and almond milk. Mix with a wooden spoon until smooth and combined. Add chocolate chips and mix gently.
  4. Transfer brownie batter to prepared pan and bake for 25-30 minutes or until a skewer inserted in the middle comes out clean. Try not to over bake or brownies will turn cakey*.
Serves 10
Prep Time 10 minutes; 25-30 minutes to cook