Chocolate cherry brownies

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Recipe from: 7 January 2016
Preparation time: 15 min
Cooking time: 45 min
 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 160
    g
    dark chocolate
  • 150
    g
    butter
  • 3
    jumbo eggs
  • 200
    g
    dark brown (treacle) sugar
  • 100
    g
    flour
  • 1/2
    tsp
    baking powder
  • 2
    Tbs
    cocoa powder
  • pinch
    of salt
  • 100
    g
    brazil nuts, toasted and roughly chopped
  • 1x 425
    g
    tin pitted black cherries in syrup, drained (we used Goldcrest)
  • extra cocoa for dusting
Servings: Change Serving
 
 

Method

 

Preheat the oven to 170ºC.

Line the base and sides of a 20cm, deep square baking tin. Place the chocolate and butter in a heatproof bowl over a pot of simmering water and allow to melt. Set aside to cool slightly.

In a large bowl, whisk together the eggs and sugar for 3 minutes, slowly add the chocolate mixture, then sift in the flour, baking powder, cocoa and salt. Fold to combine.

Stir in the brazil nuts and cherries, spoon the mixture into the prepared tin and bake for 40–45 minutes.

Remove the brownies from the oven, allow to cool in the tin, then slice them into squares.

To serve:
Dust cocoa powder over the top.

Words and image: Fairlady

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