Tiramisu Brownies
CATEGORIES
INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 45
  • Servings: 36
  • Preparation Time: 25
  • 12 squares (1 ounce each) semisweet chocolate
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1-1/3 cups plus 1/4 cup sugar, divided
  • 8 eggs
  • 1 cup cake flour
  • 1/4 cup instant coffee granules or espresso powder
  • 2 cartons (8 ounces each) Mascarpone cheese
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon baking cocoa
DIRECTIONS
  1. In a large microwave-safe mixing bowl, melt chocolate. Stir until smooth; cool slightly.
  2. Beat in butter. Gradually beat in 1-1/3 cups sugar. Add six eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition.
  3. Combine flour and coffee granules; add to chocolate mixture. Beat on low speed just until combined; set aside.
  4. For filling, in a small mixing bowl, beat the cheese, vanilla, and remaining sugar and eggs until smooth.
  5. Pour 4 cups of chocolate batter into a greased 13-in. x 9-in. x 2-in. baking pan. Spread with filling. Top with remaining batter, spreading evenly to completely cover filling.
  6. Bake at 350° for 45-50 minutes or until center is almost set and brownies begin to pull away from sides of pan. Cool on a wire rack. Dust with cocoa. Cut into squares. Store in the refrigerator.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
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