Black and White Brownies

Chewy brownies are topped with a creamy vanilla layer, then rich chocolate frosting. Yum!

  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 2 hr 30 min
  • ingredients 13
  • servings 36

Ingredients

Brownies

1
(19.5-oz.) pkg. Pillsbury™ Brownie Classics Traditional Fudge Brownie Mix
1/4
cup water
1/2
cup oil
2
eggs
1 1/2
cups chopped pecans
1
(6-oz.) pkg. (1 cup) semisweet chocolate chips
1
(12-oz.) pkg. (2 cups) white vanilla chips

Frosting

2
cups powdered sugar
1/4
cup unsweetened cocoa
3
to 4 tablespoons hot water
1/4
cup butter or margarine, melted
1
teaspoon vanilla
1/2
to 1 cup pecan halves
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Grease bottom only of 13x9-inch pan. In large bowl, combine brownie mix, water, oil and eggs; beat 50 strokes with spoon. Add 1 1/2 cups pecans, the chocolate chips and 1 cup of the vanilla chips; mix well. Spread in greased pan.
  • 2 Bake at 350°F. for 28 to 34 minutes or until center is set. Remove from oven; immediately sprinkle with remaining 1 cup vanilla chips. Return to oven for 1 minute to soften chips; spread evenly over brownies with back of spoon. Cool.
  • 3 In small bowl, combine all frosting ingredients except pecan halves; beat until smooth. (Mixture will be thin.) Spoon over melted white vanilla chips; spread to cover. Arrange pecan halves over frosting. Cool 1 1/2 hours or until completely cooled. Cut into bars.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Bar
    Calories
    230
    (
    Calories from Fat
    110),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    12g
    12%
    (Saturated Fat
    5g,
    5%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    15mg
    15%;
    Sodium
    75mg
    75%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    29g
    29%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
      Sugars
    24g
    24%
    ),
    Protein
    2g
    2%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    4%;
    Iron
    4%;
    Exchanges:
    2 Other Carbohydrate; 2 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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