Showing posts from November 3, 2013

Snowball Brownie Squares

Decadent fudge brownies covered in a coconut and marshmallow creme frosting. I originally planned to totally enrobe these babies in frosting in a kinda sorta homage to Hostess Sno Balls, but my teeth voted against it.  My teeth are wise.
The frosting shmeared on top and hiding in the middle is quite enough. 

Snowball Brownies
Yield: 12 brownies

Marshmallow mixture:
1 (7 or 8 oz) jar marshmallow crème
1/3 cup powdered sugar
1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
2-3 Tbl. water (as needed)

cooking spray
3/4 cup unbleached flour
1/2 cup cocoa powder
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. kosher salt
1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, cut up
1/2 tsp. instant coffee granules (optional)
1 cup granulated sugar
2 eggs, lightly beaten
1 Tbl. chocolate syrup
1 tsp. vanilla extract
3/4 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips

1 cup sweetened shredded coconut

Preheat oven to 350F. Lightly grease 7 or 8-inch square baking pan with cooking spray. Set aside.

Prepare marshmallow mixture: using…