Christmas Tree Brownies

Second batch of Christmas baking done!

Brownies shaped like a Christmas tree are an awesome idea for holiday treats!

And in less than 4 sleeps I will be in ITALYYYYYYYYYYYYY. Can’t wait!

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup of unsalted butter
  • 100 gr dark chocolate
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 large egg
  • 2/3 cup flour
  • 1/4 cup white icing
  • sprinkles

In a saucepan melt the chocolate and butter, whisk until combined

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Remove from the heat and let it cool down for 5 min, then add the sugar and vanilla. Stir gently

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Add the egg

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then gently stir in flour until incorporated.

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Greased a 9*8 baking pan and pour in the batter

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Bake in pre-heated oven at 180 C for about 30 min. You want the center to remain wet and moisture so play high attention to the baking time. You don’t want to burn the edges and have a hard brownie…

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When completely cool, using a tree cookie cutter, cut off your brownies

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Decorate them with white icing and colorful sprinkles. Let the icing dry before storing or serving your brownies.

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Love

– LittleDani

 

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