Black 'N' White Brownies

Black 'N' White Brownies

"'The extra effort it takes to make these layered brownies is worthwhile,' assures Lauri Knoke of DeKalb, Illinois. 'My mother won a prize with the recipe.'"
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55 m servings
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  1. In a bowl, combine the first four ingredients. Stir in oats and coconut. Add butter and milk; mix well. Press into a greased 13-in. x 9-in. x 2-in. baking pan. Bake at 350 degrees F for 10-12 minutes. Remove from the oven. Reduce heat to 325 degrees F.
  2. In a saucepan, melt the butter and chocolate; cool slightly. In a mixing bowl, combine the eggs, brown sugar, milk and vanilla; mix well. Add chocolate mixture; mix well. Combine the flour, baking powder and salt; add to chocolate mixture and mix well. Stir in walnuts. Spread evenly over crust. Bake at 325 degrees F for 25-30 minutes or until a toothpick comes out with moist crumbs (do not overbake). Cool on a wire rack.
  3. In a mixing bowl, combine the first four frosting ingredients until smooth and creamy. Spread over bars. Sprinkle with walnuts. Store in the refrigerator.


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These brownies are fantastic! I made it exactly as stated except I subsituted pecans for the walnuts. Just personal preference. I made them for a school bake sale and the staff at the school d...

These brownies are excellent! They are a little time consuming so if your looking for something quick..this isn't it. I followed the recipe to a T and didn't have any issues! I will be making th... good! A little time consuming, yes, but very well worth it!

I plan to make these brownies for a fund raising bake sale in my office next week for the United Way. Since this is a new recipe for me, I made it exactly as written last night for a trial ru...

Made these bars for game night and everyone loved them! They were a nice change from plain brownies too. Totally worth the extra work.

Great recipe. Was more cake-like than my regular brownies but received rave reviews when I served them. I bake a lot of squares and cakes for social gatherings and when I brought these I was tol...

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