Mrs. Claus' Cookbook - Frosted Peanut Butter Brownies

Frosted Peanut Butter Brownies

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From the kitchen of Shelia Warrington

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Recipe Details

Bake Time:
20 minutes
Tags: Good for parties/potlucks, Kid friendly

Ingredients

1 1/2 cups butter, divided
1/3 cup cocoa
2 cups sugar
1 1/2 cups flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
4 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 jar (8 ounce) chunk peanut butter
1/3 cup milk
1/4 cup cocoa
1 box 10x sugar (ultra fine or confectioner's)
10 large marshmallows

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

  2. Cook 1 cup butter and 1/3 cup cocoa in saucepan on low heat, stirring often, until butter melts.

  3. Remove from heat.

  4. Add sugar, flour and salt and beat until blended.

  5. Add eggs and vanilla, beat until blended.

  6. Spread mixture in a 8x8 square pan.

  7. Bake for 20 minutes until toothpick comes out clean.

  8. Remove lid from peanut butter jar and microwave on medium for 2 minutes -- stirring once.

  9. Spread melted peanut butter over warm brownies.

  10. Chill 30 minutes.

  11. Cook remaining 1/2 cup butter. 1/3 cup milk and marshmallow in large pan over medium heat, stir often until melted.

  12. Remove from heat and whisk in 1/4 cup cocoa.

  13. Stir in 10x sugar until smooth.

  14. Spread over peanut butter.

  15. Chill 20 minutes and then cut into squares.


Reviews

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MaDumpling says:

This is a very yummy recipe. But the bake time is wrong on it. It should be 45 minutes, not 20.

10/5/2014 2:34:33 PM

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