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Outrageous Brownies…

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Although I sat out the first Barefoot Bloggers recipe for May, there was absolutely no chance I was going to forgo in this week’s recipe. Eva of I’m Boring chose Outrageous Brownies and since the boyfriend is all about brownies I made these very early in the month. I cut the recipe in half and used a 9×13 Pyrex pan and these came out very well. They were rich and full of intense chocolate flavor that seemed to be enhanced by the not so subtle flavor of coffee. Only problem was, I never photographed these brownies and completely forgot that little factor until last night around 6 pm. Being that I had all the ingredients on hand, I decided to make them again. This time I left out the coffee and threw in some toffee bits for an added crunch that my brownies lacked due to leaving out the walnuts. If you remember from previous posts, the boyfriend claims to have a walnut allergy…this “allergy” causes his tongue to hurt which makes him one unhappy and whiney man! Personally, I preferred this recipe without the coffee component and thought the toffee was a delicious addition to an already scrumptious brownie base. In addition to the link above, this recipe can also be found on page 172 of The Barefoot Contessa Cookbook. Check out the Barefoot Bloggers blogroll for more variations of this recipe.

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Sydney Sun

Wednesday 27th of August 2014

These look delicious!



Thursday 28th of August 2014

Thank you Sydney! Thanks for coming by!



Saturday 13th of June 2009

Ina's Outrageous Brownies are my absolute favorite. I love them with the coffee and walnuts, or with oreo chunks. They sell like hotcakes at bake sales! Thanks for this post! BTW, I don't remember if I already told you that you're on our blogroll. We love what you're doing!

Mermaid Sweets

Sunday 7th of June 2009

What a beautiful photo, I just love it, How do you do your photos with black backgrounds?


Saturday 30th of May 2009

This is one brownie recipe I've still yet to try, but WANT TO and all these BB versions are going to make me want some!P.S. I don't know if your BF is full of it, but my dad has a sort of allergy to walnuts and the same thing happens to him when he eats them. He also gets the runny nose, watery eyes and such. Sometimes he'll eat them anyway, because he does like them.


Saturday 30th of May 2009

This is my fave brownie recipe ever. I love the coffee in it and I thot it brings out the chocolate flavor.


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