Mocha Brownies

Ingredients

Crust:

Moist Ingredients:

Dry Ingredients:

Optional Nuts:

Frost With 1 recipe of Mocha Glaze For Baked Goods:

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°.
  2. In a medium bowl combine 1 cup of flour and ¼ cup sugar.
  3. Cut butter into flour and sugar mixture until crumbly.
  4. Press the crust mixture into the bottom of a 13x9 oblong baking pan.
  5. Bake for 15 minutes.
  6. In a large bowl, combine and mix moist ingredients.
  7. Add dry ingredients and mix well.
  8. Stir in the coarsely chopped walnuts (optional).
  9. Spread the brownie mixture over the baked crust.
  10. Bake for 20 minutes, or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
  11. Cool completely on a wire rack.
  12. Prepare the Mocha Glaze For Baked Goods:
  13. On low heat melt unsweetened chocolate and butter in a small saucepan.
  14. Remove from heat and whisk in powdered sugar and vanilla.
  15. Whisk in 1 teaspoon of hot espresso at a time, until desired consistency is reached.
  16. Using a spatula, spread the glaze over the brownies.
  17. Allow the glaze to set up.
  18. Serve.

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