Hidden Treasure Brownie Cakes

Brownie Cupcake Recipes
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3 Reviews
These brownie cakes that are fun to make and fun to eat hold a secret surprise in the center.
15 min
Prep Time
1:05
Total Time
12 servings

Ingredients

Cake

1/2 cup
Land O Lakes® Butter
2 (1-ounce) squares
semi-sweet baking chocolate
3/4 cup
sugar
1 teaspoon
vanilla
2
large Land O Lakes® Eggs
1/2 cup
all-purpose flour
1/4 teaspoon
salt
12
peanut butter and milk chocolate candy kisses

Frosting

1 cup
powdered sugar
2 tablespoons
unsweetened cocoa
2 tablespoons
Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
2 tablespoons
Land O Lakes® Half & Half
1/2 teaspoon
vanilla
 
Halloween candies, sprinkles or peanut butter and milk chocolate candy kisses, if desired

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Line 12-cup muffin pan with paper baking cups or lightly spray with no-stick cooking spray. Set aside.
  2. Melt 1/2 cup butter and chocolate in 2-quart saucepan over low heat. Remove from heat. Stir in all remaining brownie ingredients except candy kisses until mixture is smooth.
  3. Spoon heaping 2 tablespoons batter into each prepared muffin cup. Place 1 candy kiss in center of each cup; press down slightly.
  4. Bake 18-20 minutes or until toothpick inserted near the center comes out with moist crumbs. Cool completely.
  5. Combine all frosting ingredients in bowl. Beat at low speed until well mixed. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until light and fluffy. Spread 1 tablespoon frosting on top of each brownie cake. Decorate as desired.

Recipe Tips

Nutrition Facts (1 brownie cake without decorations)

Calories
260
Cholesterol
60mg
Carbohydrates
33g
Protein
3g
Fat
13g
Sodium
150mg
Dietary Fiber
1g

Recipe Comments and Reviews

Rating

It's amazing! a great Halloween treat.

Rating

Great recipe,my family and friends loved it.

Rating

Made these for a Halloween party and they were a big hit. I couldn't find the peanut butter filled kisses, so I used mini peanut butter cups. The frosting was a bit thin, but otherwise, very good!

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