Triple Espresso Brownies

Check out this great-tasting brownie dessert flavored with espresso coffee granules, chocolate and walnuts.

  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 1 hr 50 min
  • ingredients 17
  • servings 48

Ingredients

Brownies

1
(18.4-oz.) pkg. Pillsbury™ Family Size Chocolate Fudge Brownie Mix
2/3
cup oil
1/4
cup water
2
eggs
2
teaspoons instant espresso coffee granules
1
teaspoon vanilla

Filling

1/4
cup butter or margarine, softened
1/2
cup firmly packed brown sugar
1
egg
2
teaspoons instant espresso coffee granules
1
teaspoon vanilla
1
cup coarsely chopped walnuts
12
oz. sweet dark or bittersweet chocolate, coarsely chopped

Glaze

1/2
cup semisweet chocolate chips
1
tablespoon butter or margarine
1/8
teaspoon instant espresso coffee granules
1
to 2 teaspoons milk or whipping cream
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Grease bottom only of 13x9-inch pan. In large bowl, combine all brownie ingredients; beat 50 strokes with spoon. Spread in greased pan. Bake at 350°F. for 28 minutes. Remove from oven.
  • 2 Meanwhile, in small bowl, beat 1/4 cup butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy. Add 1 egg, 2 teaspoons coffee granules and 1 teaspoon vanilla; blend well. In medium bowl, combine walnuts and chopped chocolate. Add brown sugar mixture; blend well.
  • 3 Spoon and carefully spread filling over baked brownies. Return to oven; continue to bake an additional 17 to 20 minutes or until light brown.
  • 4 In small saucepan, melt chocolate chips and 1 tablespoon butter over low heat, stirring constantly until smooth. Remove from heat. With wire whisk, stir in 1/8 teaspoon coffee granules and enough milk for desired drizzling consistency. Drizzle over warm brownies. Cool 45 minutes or until completely cooled. Cut into bars.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Bar
    Calories
    120
    (
    Calories from Fat
    90),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    10g
    10%
    (Saturated Fat
    3 1/2g,
    3 1/2%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    15mg
    15%;
    Sodium
    20mg
    20%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    8g
    8%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
      Sugars
    5g
    5%
    ),
    Protein
    1g
    1%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    6%;
    Exchanges:
    1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1/2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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