Double Mint Brownies

Treat your guests with these double mint brownies that are made using chocolate candies and Betty Crocker® fudge brownie mix - a tasty dessert.

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 3 hr 5 min
  • Servings 48

Ingredients

1
box (1 lb 2.3 oz) Betty Crocker™ fudge brownie mix
Water, vegetable oil and eggs called for on brownie mix box
1/2
cup unsalted butter, softened
1
box (1 lb) powdered sugar (4 cups)
5
tablespoons whipping cream
2
teaspoons peppermint extract
6
drops green food color, if desired
1
cup thin rectangular crème de menthe chocolate candies, unwrapped, shaved (about 34 candies)
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Line bottom and sides of 13x9-inch pan with foil, leaving foil overhanging at 2 opposite sides of pan; spray foil with cooking spray.
  • 2 Make brownies as directed on box for fudge-like brownies, using water, oil and eggs. Spread batter in pan.
  • 3 Bake 25 minutes or until toothpick inserted 2 inches from edge of pan comes out clean. Cool completely on cooling rack, about 30 minutes.
  • 4 In large bowl, beat butter, powdered sugar, 1/4 cup of the whipping cream and the peppermint extract with electric mixer on medium speed until smooth. If frosting is too thick, stir in remaining 1 tablespoon whipping cream. Stir in food color. Frost brownies. Refrigerate at least 2 hours. Use foil to lift out of pan. Cut into 8 rows by 6 rows. Top with shaved candies.
 

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
149
,
% Daily Value
Total Fat
8g
8%
(Saturated Fat
3g,
3%
),
Sodium
37mg
37%;
Total Carbohydrate
20g
20%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
),
Protein
1g
1%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.