Chocolate Frosted Brownies Recipe

Chocolate Frosted Brownies Recipe

How To Make Chocolate Frosted Brownies

Indulge in the rich goodness of these chocolate frosted brownies. They’re baked with a moist and chewy base and topped with a fluffy chocolate frosting.

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 30 minutes
Cool Time: 1 hour 30 minutes
Total: 2 hours 15 minutes

Serves:

Ingredients

  • ½cupunsalted butter,diced into 1-tbsp pieces
  • 2ozunsweetened chocolate,chopped
  • 4ozsemi sweet chocolate,chopped
  • ¾cupgranulated sugar
  • ½cuplight brown sugar,packed
  • ½tspsea salt,fine
  • 2large eggs
  • 1large egg yolk
  • 2tspvanilla extract
  • ½cupall purpose flour

For Frosting:

  • cupspowdered sugar
  • tbspunsweetened cocoa powder,sifted
  • ¼cupsalted butter,softened
  • 3tbsphalf and half
  • ½tspvanilla extract

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Butter an 8×8-inch baking dish, line with two sheets of parchment paper while leaving a 2-inch overhang on all sides. Butter parchment paper.

  2. Add butter, unsweetened chocolate, and semi-sweet chocolate to a large microwave-safe mixing bowl. 

  3. Heat in microwave in 20-second intervals, stirring well between intervals until melted and smooth. Let cool slightly. 

  4. Mix in granulated sugar, brown sugar, and salt. 

  5. Mix in eggs one at a time, then blend in egg yolk and vanilla. Mix in flour. 

  6. Pour batter into the prepared baking dish and spread into an even layer. Bake in preheated oven for 28 to 33 minutes until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out with crumbs. 

  7. Remove from oven and cool completely on a wire rack. (Cover the pan with plastic wrap about halfway through the cooling so they don’t dry at all).

Frosting:

  1. In a medium mixing bowl, using an electric hand mixer blend together powdered sugar, cocoa powder, butter, half and half, and vanilla.

  2.  Add in a little more half and half, 1 teaspoon at a time, to thin if needed. Mix until frosting is slightly fluffy.

  3. Spread over cooled brownies then lift brownies out using parchment overhang. 

  4. Cut into squares and store in an airtight container.

Nutrition

  • Calories: 353.52kcal
  • Fat: 18.68g
  • Saturated Fat: 11.29g
  • Trans Fat: 0.47g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 5.36g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.86g
  • Carbohydrates: 46.05g
  • Fiber: 2.07g
  • Sugar: 38.56g
  • Protein: 3.43g
  • Cholesterol: 78.36mg
  • Sodium: 128.69mg
  • Calcium: 29.86mg
  • Potassium: 134.51mg
  • Iron: 1.83mg
  • Vitamin A: 119.41µg
  • Vitamin C: 0.03mg
Chat Bubble Icon Share your own special recipe
Submit Your Own Recipe

Have your own special recipe to share? Submit Your Recipe Today!

Comments

    Leave a comment

    Replying to