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Winter Wonderland Snowmen Brownies

Details

Time
2 hours 30 minutes
Skill Level
Intermediate
Yields
24 brownies

These snowman brownies will melt in your mouth. The perfect combination of brownies, REESE'S Creamy Peanut Butter and powdered sugar will delight during the winter season. Use the powdered sugar and miniature candies to decorate the snowmen.

Ingredients & Directions

Prep Time
20 minutes
Bake Time
35 minutes
Cool Time
1 hour 30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 3/4 cup

    HERSHEY'S Cocoa or HERSHEY’S SPECIAL DARK Cocoa

  • 1/2 tsp

    baking soda

  • 2/3 cup

    butter or margarine, melted and divided

  • 1/2 cup

    boiling water

  • 2 cups

    granulated sugar

  • 2

    eggs

  • 1 tsp

    vanilla extract

  • 1 1/2 cups

    all-purpose flour

  • 1 2/3 cups
  • powdered sugar (optional)

READY TO MAKE THE RECIPE?

Step-By-Step Directions

Equipment Needed 

Oven
Oven
Baking Pan
Baking Pan
Foil
Foil
Mixing Bowl
Mixing Bowl
Measuring Cups
Measuring Cups
Cookie Cutters
Cookie Cutters
Wire Rack
Wire Rack
Refrigerator
Refrigerator
1

Heat oven to 350°F. Line 13x9x2-inch baking pan with foil; grease foil.

2

Stir together cocoa and baking soda in large bowl; stir in 1/3 cup melted butter. Add boiling water; stir until mixture thickens. Stir in granulated sugar, eggs, vanilla and remaining 1/3 cup butter; stir until smooth. Add flour; stir until blended. Stir in peanut butter chips. Pour into prepared pan.

3

Bake 35 to 40 minutes or until brownies begin to pull away from sides of foil. Cool completely in pan. Cover; refrigerate until firm. Remove from pan; remove foil. Cut into shapes with cookie cutters, or cut into squares. Just before serving, sprinkle with powdered sugar, if desired.

Tip

Use chips, sprinkles and small decorative candies to add features and buttons to snowmen.

Additional questions?