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Video: Chocolate Mint Brownies

See the easiest way to make dense, chewy-style chocolate brownies.

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In this video, you’ll learn how to make chocolate brownies topped with a simple mint icing. These are perfect holiday treats. Chef John will show you the right time to add the flour mixture to the batter. And don’t worry how the mixture looks initially. It’s an ugly batter that produces a very dense, fudgy, chewy brownie. You’ll also learn how to make a super easy mint icing, and see a trick for drawing a festive Christmas tree made of icing onto your brownies. Get the recipe for Chef John's Chocolate Mint Brownies.

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Mar. 19, 2014 12:10 pm
i will try these. it look yummy
Dec. 8, 2013 5:34 am
I. Love. You. Chef John. I just do. Your food makes me happy :-)
Dec. 25, 2012 12:22 am
Wonderful!! Just tried today for the potluck christmas dinner with friends. My husband loves it lots! Thanks Chef John.
Dec. 22, 2012 10:44 am
Very happy kids and a husband, they all love those brownies. Very yummy and easy to make.
Jun. 6, 2012 7:45 am
i just made it looks very good ,, i'm very exited 2 taste it ..
Mar. 16, 2012 9:28 pm
Just made these and they were fantastic!! I heart Chef John ^_^
Joanna Leigh 
Feb. 10, 2012 3:02 pm
Looks VERY yummy and easy! (I also liked viewing and hearing the video, he's funny). I'll be doing this one very soon!
Feb. 8, 2012 10:24 am
omg this looks SOOOOoo good! anyone make it yet?
Jan. 19, 2012 11:20 pm
There aren't measurements because he wants you to visit his blog and get them. He's got some great recipes there.
Jan. 13, 2012 10:39 pm
I just went on their website and found the measurements! :) 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter 1 1/8 cups sugar 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 large eggs 2/3 cup all-purpose flour For the icing: 1 cup powdered sugar 1/4 tsp mint extract, or to taste 2 tbsp milk
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