Brownies provide the palate with a rich and dreamy decadence that takes your sweet tooth to a whole new level. These Marbled Brownies with Almond Mousse are perfect for a holiday party, backyard barbecue, special occasion, celebration. Everyone will love to sink their teeth into these mouthwatering morsels. Why not pick the ingredients up this week and surprise your family with a sweet and salty treat this weekend?
- 180 grams butter (sliced)
- 200 grams dark chocolate (chopped)
- 380 grams sugar
- 150 grams flour
- 4 eggs (slightly beaten)
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract (liquid)
- 120 grams flour
- 1/2 teaspoon yeast
- 35 grams unsweetened cocoa powder
- 95 grams mousse (almond)
- 50 grams dark chocolate
- 25 grams butter
- 100 grams powdered sugar
- 2 tablespoons hot water
- 5 chocolate covered almonds
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
- Brownie Preparation:
- Butter the brownie pan.
- Melt the butter and the chocolate together. Cool.
- Once cooled, stir in sugar, lightly beaten eggs, and vanilla. Mix.
- Then add the sifted flour, yeast, and finally the powdered cocoa. Mix until smooth.
- Pour batter into the prepared brownie pan.
- Place small piles of almond mousse on the batter, then use a knife to create a marble-like pattern in the mousse.
- Bake the brownies for 50 minutes.
- Cool brownies in pan. Once cool, remove from pan, and cut into 10 squares.
- Frosting Preparation:
- Only half of the brownies will be frosted.
- Melt the chocolate and butter in a double boiler.
- Stir in the sifted powdered sugar.
- Add enough hot water to enable the frosting to be piped through a pastry bag.
- Decorate half the brownies with a rosette tip with the piping bag and place an almond candy on top.