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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 Brownies

Directions:

  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!

Servings: 16 brownies

Grinch Brownies

Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
25 mins
 
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.

Ingredients

  • 2 boxes 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

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!
Nutrition Facts
Grinch Brownies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 548 Calories from Fat 207
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 23g 35%
Saturated Fat 10g 50%
Cholesterol 16mg 5%
Sodium 285mg 12%
Potassium 102mg 3%
Total Carbohydrates 81g 27%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 57g
Protein 6g 12%
Vitamin A 2.8%
Vitamin C 0.1%
Calcium 6.4%
Iron 18.2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Here are more fun Grinch recipes:

Grinch Popcorn

Grinch Cookies

Grinch Cupcakes

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