Monday, October 10, 2011

Dark Chocolate Frosted Mocha Brownie Recipe


Dark Chocolate  Mocha Brownies


2 squares( 1-oz each) unsweetened chocolate melted in microwave or over hot water
1/4 cup butter
1 cup sugar
2 eggs, beaten
1 cup all purpose flour, sifted
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1 tablespoon vanilla

Mix all ingredients together until well blended, around 50 strokes by hand. Bake at 350 for 30 minutes in 8x8 greased pan.  Cool.

Frosting:
2 cups confectionery sugar
1 teaspoon of vanilla
old coffee

Add old morning coffee, a tablespoon at a time until desired thickness enough to spread on brownie.
add 2 tablespoon softened butter. Beat till smooth.
Make a separate batch of chocolate the same way except adding 2 tablespoons of dry cocoa powder to the bowl.
Mix until smooth and spreadable. 
Spread brownies with white frosting. Drizzle chocolate mocha on top and swirl with the tip of a knife.

25 comments:

alison said...

looks very tempting for a "blue monday"!

Federica said...

Brownies are always mouthwatering, but with coffee frosting they're a unique and irresistible temptation. can I have a piece? Bye, have a great week

Blackswan said...

This is exactly what I'd like to have for desserts! Lovely :)

Dzoli said...

I love all this new ideas how to add atste to my old favourites.One of tehm would be Mocca:)

Angie's Recipes said...

Like all different kinds of brownies. Those look divine with frosting!

Greg said...

Wow coffee buzz and sugar high at the same time. Have you thought about marketing this? :-) This sounds really good, coffee has a way of kicking chocolate up a notch.

Gloria said...

These brownies look delicious!!! gloria

Curt said...

Oh boy do those look nice and sweet. What a tasty sounding sweet frosting!

I hope things are getting better at your house with the flooding!

Claudia said...

How did you know? Mocha brownies are my favorite! Bookmarked!

Lizzy said...

Yum! You know I have a weak spot when it comes to brownies! So pretty with the double frosting :)

Drick said...

beautiful and delish...

redkathy said...

Bet pumpkin spice coffee would be really good in these Claudia. Brownies are my all time favorite sweet treat! I'm soooo gonna try this recipe.

Have a great week :)

Tina said...

I do have a weakness for brownies and with that double frosting-these are hard to resist-Yum!

Kim Bee said...

Wow Claudia, these looks so incredibly delicious. I have a serious craving for a brownie right now.

Vicki Bensinger said...

I love anything chocolate plus these look quite tasty. Then to top it off with coffee will take these brownie to the next level. Yum!

janet@cupcakestocaviar said...

oooo, second recipe for brownies that I've seen today. Methinks it is a sign and I need to make brownies... then eat the whole pan :-D

Becky said...

Your brownies look so good, especially with the mocha frosting. Can't beat the coffee and chocolate combo!

Gastronome Tart said...

Mocha brownies I have yet to try. They sound and look delish!

Free Spirit Eater said...

Oh my goodness the title alone was making me drool, this brownie recipe is fabulous! Losing weight for my wedding is not going to be easy looking at decadent desserts such as this one! Great post Claudia, have a good one! =]

Sandi G said...

Especially like the extra white frosting on top!

Lenia said...

It looks absolutely delicious!xxx

Kelly | Eat Yourself Skinny said...

Wow these brownies look fantastic, love your recipe! :)

Reeni said...

These look incredibly delicious! Love your mocha frosting!

Catherine said...

Dear Claudia, I wish I could share one of these delicious brownies with your over coffee. What a treat! Blessings my friend, Catherine xo

Shia said...

OMG these look SOOOO good!?! Do you have any left...I'm coming over...lol.

♥ Shia