Kitchen Fun With My 3 Sons

Christmas Grinch Brownies

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These Grinch brownies are a fun dessert to go with one of our most favorite Christmas movies, How The Grinch Stole Christmas! I don’t know about you but we love baking around the holidays.

These chocolate brownies have a delicious homemade mint icing on top. So good!

Grinch Brownies

Grab your favorite boxed brownie mix for this one or feel free to use a homemade recipe if you’d like!

Ingredients:

  • 2 boxes of brownie mix
  • eggs
  • oil
  • water
  • 1 C chopped mint oreos
  • 1/2 C dark chocolate mint M&M’s
  • 2 C Ghirardelli white chocolate chips
  • 1/2 C heavy whipping cream
  • 1 tsp mint extract
  • 3-5 drops green food coloring
  • 1/2 C chopped mint oreos
  • 1/4 C M&M’s (red ones)
  • 1 container of wilton confetti heart sprinkles, reds only

Grinch BrowniesDirections:

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Follow the directions on the back of the brownie box to make the brownies.
  3. Mix in chopped mint Oreos and dark chocolate mint M&M’s
  4. Bake the brownies according to the package
  5. Once brownies are baked, let cool onto a wire rack
  6. Using a double boiler, combine both the heavy whipping cream and chocolate chips and mix with a rubber spatula until smooth and creamy
  7. Stir in the mint extract and food coloring
  8. Pour onto cooled brownies and top with chopped Oreos, red M&M’s and red hearts.
  9. Let Ganache harden before cutting and enjoying!

Grinch Brownies
 
Serves: 1 9x13 pan
Ingredients
  • 2 boxes of brownie mix
  • eggs
  • oil
  • water
  • 1 C chopped mint oreos
  • ½ C dark chocolate mint M&M's
  • 2 C Ghirardelli white chocolate chips
  • ½ C heavy whipping cream
  • 1 tsp mint extract
  • 3-5 drops green food coloring
  • ½ C chopped mint oreos
  • ¼ C M&M's (red ones)
  • 1 container of wilton confetti heart sprinkles, reds only
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Follow the directions on the back of the brownie box to make the brownies.
  3. Mix in chopped mint oreos and dark chocolate mint M&M's
  4. Bake the brownies according to the package
  5. Once brownies are baked, let cool onto a wire rack
  6. Using a double boiler, combine both the heavy whipping cream and chocolate chips and mix with a rubber spatula until smooth and creamy
  7. Stir in the mint extract and food coloring
  8. Pour onto cooled brownies and top with chopped oreos, red M&M's and red hearts.
  9. Let Ganache harden before cutting and enjoying!

Here are more fun Grinch recipes:

Grinch Popcorn

Grinch Cookies

Grinch Cupcakes