Best Triple Chocolate Brownies (ever!)

According to my daughter anyway 😉 These chocolate brownies are definitely up there on her list of favourite sweet treats. They are just the right amount of sticky, packed full of chocolate, and irresistible when warm!

If you can’t wait to start baking, click here to jump to the recipe

We chopped up some white and milk chocolate to add in to the already fairly chocolatey brownie mix, but you could add smarties, chocolate drops or nuts if you fancy.

There’s something comforting about sitting down with a super chocolate brownie and a cup of tea (or hot chocolate if you want to stick with the theme). Perfect quick chocolate fix, they don’t take long to make at all. My daughter decided to bake this batch and they were done super quick and cut up while still warm so we could enjoy them sooner.

We use this brownie tin as we make brownies so often, but if you don’t have a specific brownie tin, don’t panic! A shallow sided cake tin or small roasting tray will also work. Make sure to line the tin with grease proof paper to make it easier to lift the brownies out. When they are still warm they are very soft so it’s far easier to transfer the whole lot from the tin onto a cooling rack using the paper. Once cooled the paper peels away easily.

Melt the butter and chocolate over a low heat until silky smooth
Mix everything together in a large bowl
Chop up your chosen chocolate or nut filling, we decided to add milk and white chocolate
Chocolate being added to brownies
Add the chocolate into the already very chocolatey brownie mix!
Pour the brownie mix into a lined tin
Cooked brownies
Once the top has started to feel firm and the edges look more like cake, take it out the oven and leave to cool for a while
cut up brownies
Let the brownies cool slightly, then cut them into squares with a sharp knife
Brownies
We cut our brownies into large squares, but if you want to make them last longer you could cut them into smaller pieces
Brownies
Before I took this photo at least 3 brownies had been eaten, they really are irresistible!

If you’re looking for another sweet treat, why not try our Banana loaf cake recipe. Do you have a favourite comfort bake?

Triple Chocolate Brownies

Scrumptious brownies

Course pudding, Treat
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 250 g Butter
  • 200 g Chocolate
  • 80 g Cocoa Powder
  • 65 g Plain Flour
  • 1 tsp Baking Powder
  • 360 g Caster Sugar
  • 5 Eggs (medium)
  • 200 g Chocolate pieces / drops

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 180°C

  2. Melt the butter and chocolate together over a low heat, keep stirring to make sure it doesn't burn

  3. Mix together all of the dry ingredients in a large bowl

  4. Add the melted chocolate and butter mixture into the dry ingredients and then beat in the eggs

  5. Pour into a lined baking tin and cook for 25-30 minutes until the top has started to crisp a little and the edges are firm

  6. Transfer onto a wire rack to cool. Once they have cooled slightly, cut into squares with a sharp knife

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