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Grasshopper Bars for Lovers of Mint and Chocolate

  These rich brownies are stunning. Stunning to look at, stunning to taste. There is almost a shock value as people take a look, a second look, and then begin that quick reach. From our favorite bakery Baked in Red Hook, Brooklyn, these treats are from the new Baked Explorations cookbook. The book is a…

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Fudgy Brownies from Good Housekeeping

My brownies, are perfect!!!!!!! Brian’s may taste good, but too often they look like a bumpy road or a small sink hole. When I bake, the results are much better. Oh, to his credit he does help me with mise en place and he cleans up like a champ. Jeez, give him a bowl that…

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Maida Heatter’s Denver Brownies

In a recent blog, The Chocolate Cookie Detective, I told you of my journey to Maida Heatter’s Cookies in search of a long lost recipe. I found that cookie, but along the way in Maida Heatter’s Cookies there was more to consider. Much more. The sign of a really good cookbook is that you keep…

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Butterscotch and Fudge Brownie Bars

These brownies cover all the bases. Underneath a fudge brownie is a layer of chocolate chips, and underneath the chocolate chips is a layer of butterscotch walnut brownie. The different layers are made from one batter that is divided and flavored with melted butterscotch chips and melted chocolate chips. It’s a home run for the…

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