Candy & Peanut Brownies

Candy & Peanut Brownies

Stir in candy-coated chocolate pieces and peanuts for a special way to dress-up classic brownies.

20 min. prep time
16 brownies
000 Ratings


1/2 cup sugar
1/3 cup Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
1/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
2 (1-ounce) squares unsweetened chocolate, melted, cooled
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/2 cup all-purpose flour
3/4 cup candy-coated milk chocolate pieces
1/4 cup salted peanuts


Heat oven to 350°F.  Grease 8-inch square baking pan; set aside.

Combine sugar, butter and brown sugar in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add eggs, unsweetened chocolate and vanilla. Continue beating, scraping bowl often, until well mixed. Add flour; continue beating, scraping bowl often, until mixed. Stir in 1/2 cup chocolate pieces and peanuts.

Spread batter into prepared pan. Sprinkle remaining chocolate pieces on batter. Bake 25-30 minutes or until brownies begin to pull away from sides of pan.

Nutrition Facts (1 brownie)

Calories: 180

Fat: 10g

Cholesterol: 40mg

Sodium: 65mg

Carbohydrates: 21g

Dietary Fiber: 1g

Protein: 3g

Recipe #6367©1995Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

Comment On This Recipe

Please correct the item(s) in red below:
0 Please select a rating

Email address will not be published

Please note, all submissions are screened for content deemed appropriate by Land O'Lakes. Comments are published within 3 business days.
Thank you, your comment has been submitted for approval


Your friend thought you might be interested in Candy & Peanut Brownies

The Simple Rewards® Club is your personal online resource for exclusive offers and information. It’s also our way of saying “thank you” for trusting Land O’Lakes and inviting us into your home. Membership is free, so sign up today.

FREE Sign Up Includes:
  • Our Measuring Cup® Newsletter Preview »
  • Money-Saving and Exclusive Offers
  • Online Recipe Box

Already a Member? Sign In.


YES. Send me the Measuring Cup® Newsletter.
Cancel and Go Back

Forgot Your Password?

Please correct the items(s) in red below

    We'll email instructions to the address you used to register.

    Reset My Password Cancel and Go Back

    Confirmation Email Sent

    We've sent a confirmation email to the address associated with your account. Check your email and follow the link within 3 hours in order to complete the password reset process.



    Starting February 15th, you will not be able to access your Simple Rewards account due to routine site maintenance. Accounts will return to normal functionality on February 29th.

    Thank you for visiting

    Not a Simple Rewards Member? Join Now. Forgot Your Password?

    Check Your Email

    Look for an email soon with instructions to reset your password.

    If you did not receive the email, please check your email junk folder (just in case) or contact us.

    Hi, I'm Becky. I'm eager to share my best ideas and favorite recipes from my 20+ years in the Land O'Lakes Test Kitchen. I'm also excited to help with any questions you have about cooking and baking with Land O Lakes® products. Some of the questions and answers will be published in our newsletter, The Measuring Cup®. Please use the short form below to ask your questions, or share your tip or memory.

    Please correct the item(s) in red below

    *These fields are required


    Your question has been submitted.

    Close Window