Chocolate Cinnamon Brownies with Chocolate Ganache

Total Time
55mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 35 mins

Very rich. Recipe from epicurious.com.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Position rack in center of oven and preheat to 350°F.
  2. Generously butter 8x8x2-inch metal baking pan; dust with flour.
  3. Mix first 3 ingredients in small bowl.
  4. Stir chocolate and butter in top of double boiler set over simmering water until melted and smooth.
  5. Turn off heat.
  6. Let chocolate stand over water.
  7. Using electric mixer, beat eggs and sugar in large bowl until mixture thickens and falls in soft ribbon when beaters are lifted, about 5 minutes.
  8. Beat in vanilla.
  9. Stir in flour mixture in 2 additions, blending well after each.
  10. Gradually add warm chocolate to egg mixture, beating until just combined.
  11. Stir in walnuts.
  12. Pour batter into prepared pan.
  13. Bake brownies until top is set and tester inserted into center comes out with moist crumbs attached, about 35 minutes.
  14. Cool completely in pan on rack.
  15. For ganache: Whisk all ingredients in small saucepan over medium-low heat until melted and smooth.
  16. Pour evenly over brownies in pan.
  17. Chill brownies until ganache is set, about 2 hours.
  18. Cut into 16 squares.
Most Helpful

4 5

These were nice brownies. The cinnamon lent a distinctive and pleasant taste to the brownies. They were easy to make, and had a nice texture, although I found them to be just a little bit dry; not anything that hindered my devouring of them though.