Friday, November 25, 2011

Oreo Stuffed Brownies



I had some people over and we just had to have chocolate.  These caught my eye as it contained two of my favorite things.  Brownies and Oreos.  What more could a person want in life?

These were awesome and there were NO leftovers!



Oreo Stuffed Brownies
Adapted from Food for Thought

1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter
2 1/4 cups sugar
4 large eggs
1 1/4 cups cocoa powder
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. espresso powder, (optional)
1 tbsp. vanilla extract
1 1/2 cups flour
1 cup chocolate chips
1 package Double Stuff Oreos

Melt butter in s sauce pan, add sugar and stir to combine.  Or microwave butter and add in sugar.  Return the mixture to the heat (or microwave) briefly, just until it's hot, but not bubbling, it will become shiny looking as you stir it.  This will dissolve more sugar and will make the top of your brownies shinier.  Set aside.

Beat the eggs, cocoa, salt, baking powder, espresso powder and vanilla until smooth.  Add the hot butter/sugar mixture, stirring until smooth.  Add the flour and chips, again, stirring until smooth.

Spoon half the mixture into a 9 x 13 in pan that has bee sprayed with cooking spray.  Place the Oreos in even rows across the batter, you should be able to fit most of them.  Pour the remaining batter over the Oreos and gently spread to the edges of the pan.  Bake for about 35 - 40 minutes.  Cool and devour.


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9 comments:

  1. This looks heavenly and so easy to make.
    Rita

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  2. Um wow. I think these are going to have to be one of the treats I bring in to lab meeting next week!

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  3. No way to say WOW any louder on email! Can't wait to make these for the chocolate people in the family.

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  4. I bet these would be a huge hit at any party! You should come and enter my Vanilla Bean Paste giveaway http://eatcakefordinner.blogspot.com/2011/11/vanilla-bean-paste-giveaway.html

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  5. Oreos and brownies! Brilliant!! I'm so craving them right now!!

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  6. Oh heaven help me could there be anything more perfect. Delicious. Come visit and check out our pumpkin fried rice and tomorrow a great dip. Be sure to visit on Friday. We are having a great giveaway from the Shabby Apple. Visit and register to win!

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  7. I'm so glad you tried these... my friends are still talking about how good these were from the summer! Great job!

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  8. Now you're talkin'! =o) These look wonderful!!!

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  9. Yowzers!!!!These look like the best thing ever! My husband would LOVE LOVE LOVE these!

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