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Mint-Chocolate Brownies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Todd Kise
Added: Friday, February 11, 2011

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Brownies
1 box (1 lb 6.5 oz) Betty Crocker Original Supreme brownie mix (with syrup pouch)
1/3 cup water
1/3 cup vegetable oil
2 eggs
1 cup chopped pecans
1 bag (10 oz) mint-flavored chocolate chips (1 1/2 cups)

Mint-Frosting
1 container (1 lb) Betty Crocker Rich and Creamy vanilla frosting
1/2 teaspoon mint extract
2 drops green food color, if desired

Shiny Chocolate Glaze
Reserved mint-flavored chocolate chips
2 tablespoons butter or margarine
2 tablespoons corn syrup
1 to 3 teaspoons hot water

Directions:
Directions:
1. Heat oven to 350F. Grease bottom only of 13X9-inch pan. In medium bowl, stir brownie mix, chocolate syrup, water, oil and eggs using spoon, about 50 strokes or until well blended. Stir in pecans and 1 cup of the chocolate chips (reserve remaining chocolate chips for galze). Spread batter in pan.
2. Bake 28 to 30 minutes or until toothpick inserted 2 inches from side of pan comes out clean or almost clean. Cool completely, about 1 hour.
3. In medium bowl, stir all frosting ingredients using spoon until well blended. Spread frosting over brownies.
4. In 1-quart saucepan, heat reserved chocolate chips, 2 tablespoons butter and the corn syrup over low heat, stirring occasionally, until melted. Stir in hot water, a few drops at a time, until mixture is thin enough to drizzle. Drizzle over frosted brownies. Refrigerate about 30 minutes or until glaze is firm. For brownies, cut into 8 rows by 6 rows.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
48
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
15 minutes total 1 hour 15 minutes.
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Variation
Try raspberry-flavored chocolate chips for the mint ones and tint the mint frosting pink.

 

 

 

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