Pecan Brownies

Pecan Brownies

Dessert 

Try using a plastic knife when slicing the brownies. It will create a cleaner cut.

  • 16

    serves

  • Very easy

    Difficulty

  • Prep time

  • Cook time

Ingredients

  • 6 oz bittersweet chocolate
  • 1 1/2 sticks soft butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 tsp baking powder
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 Tbsp vanilla
  • 1 cup pecan halves

Preparation

1. Preheat the oven to 350°F. Grease a 9-inch square baking pan.

2. Chop the chocolate. Place the chocolate and butter in the bowl fitted with the kneading/crushing blade. Launch at speed 3 at 110°F for 10 minutes. If chocolate is not fully melted, scrape down the sides of the bowl and relaunch for another 2 minutes.

3. Scrape down the sides of the bowl. Add sugar, flour, baking powder, eggs, vanilla and pecans. Launch at speed 4 for 1 minute. Scrape down the sides of the bowl and relaunch at speed 8 for 2 minutes.

4. Spread batter into the prepared pan. Bake for 20-25 minutes or until edges look dry and center is almost set. Do not overbake. Cool before cutting.