Mint Brownies Recipe

Mint Brownies Recipe

How To Make Mint Brownies

A batch of these sweet mint brownies is just what you need after a big meal! Serve this dessert up after a big meal for a cooling treat.

Preparation: 20 minutes
Cooking: 30 minutes
Chill Time: 1 hour 10 minutes
Total: 2 hours

Serves:

Ingredients

For Brownies:

  • 20ozbrownie mix1 box, family size
  • eggsas called for on brownie mix
  • oil
  • water

For Mint Layer:

  • ¼tspmint extract
  • Cooking spray
  • ¼cupbuttersoftened
  • 4ozcream cheesesoftened
  • ¼cupheavy cream
  • cupspowdered sugar
  • ¼tspmint extract
  • 5dropsgreen food coloring

For Chocolate Topping:

  • ½cupheavy cream
  • 2cupssemisweet chocolate chips
  • ½cupbutter

Instructions

Brownies:

  1. Preheat the oven to the temperature specified on the brownie mix.

  2. Line a 9-inch x 9-inch or 9-inch x 13-inch pan with foil, leaving an overhang on the sides. Coat with cooking spray.

  3. Prepare the brownie mix with the eggs, oil and water as called for on the package in a large bowl.

  4. Stir in the mint extract.

  5. Bake according to package directions.

  6. Let the brownies cool completely.

Mint Layer:

  1. Place the butter and cream cheese in a bowl, then beat until smooth with a mixer.

  2. Add the heavy cream and beat until well blended.

  3. Gradually add the powdered sugar, beating until smooth and fluffy.

  4. Add the mint extract and green food coloring.

  5. Beat for 30 seconds more.

  6. Spread the mint layer evenly over the brownies.

  7. Place the brownies in the fridge, then allow to chill for 45 to 60 minutes until the mint layer is firm.

Chocolate Topping:

  1. Place the heavy cream, chocolate chips and butter in a pan over medium low heat.

  2. Cook for 3 to 4 minutes, stirring constantly, until melted and smooth.

  3. Remove the chocolate topping from the heat.

  4. Let sit at room temperature for 8 to 10 minutes or until lukewarm.

  5. Pour the chocolate topping over the mint layer.

  6. Refrigerate until set for 45 to 60 minutes.

  7. Use the foil overhang to lift the brownies out of the pan.

  8. Cut the brownies into squares, serve, and enjoy!

Nutrition

  • Calories: 421.46kcal
  • Fat: 22.95g
  • Saturated Fat: 11.48g
  • Trans Fat: 0.28g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 8.01g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 1.47g
  • Carbohydrates: 54.95g
  • Fiber: 1.02g
  • Sugar: 44.47g
  • Protein: 2.68g
  • Cholesterol: 36.77mg
  • Sodium: 110.86mg
  • Calcium: 19.24mg
  • Potassium: 80.34mg
  • Iron: 1.38mg
  • Vitamin A: 115.76µg
  • Vitamin C: 0.06mg
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