Brownie Muffin Cups (Gift Mix in a Jar)

Total Time
1hr 10mins
Prep
10 mins
Cook
1 hr

Gift jar directions at bottom of the recipe - add onto a recipe card and attach to the gift! Or skip the gift making and indulge yourself with this treat!! NOTE: This recipe is to be prepared one QUART size wide mouth canning jar and will yield 16 brownie muffin cups.

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Creating the Gift in a Jar:
  2. Wash and thoroughly dry a 1-quart wide-mouth canning jar.
  3. Layer the ingredients in the jar as listed above starting with the walnut halves, brown sugar, sugar, cocoa powder and then flour - make sure to press firmly with a flat bottomed object after each addition; make the layers as level as possible.
  4. Secure the lid and decorate as desired; attach the instructions for making these cookies found below.
  5. BROWNIE CUPS GIFT TAG:
  6. Additional ingredients to be added by the recipient: 3 eggs, 1 cup melted butter, 1 tsp vanilla extract.
  7. BROWNIE CUPS INSTRUCTIONS:
  8. Preheat oven to 350.
  9. In a large bowl, whisk the eggs, then add the butter and extract and whisk together.
  10. Add the contents of the jar, and stir until just mixed; do not overstir.
  11. Spoon the batter into greased or papered muffin tins, filling each cup two-thirds full.
  12. Bake for 20-25 minutes, or until the tops begin to crack and appear dry.
  13. Cool for 10 minutes in the tin, then transfer to a wire rack and cool completely.
  14. Serve immediately or store in an airtight container for up to 1 week.