Chocolate Peppermint Crunch Brownies

Chocolate Peppermint Crunch Brownies

Turn up the holiday cheer with an easy seasonal treat. HERSHEY'S Instant Pudding makes these peppermint-frosted brownies rich and soft. Top them with icing full of crushed peppermint candy, then share them for instant holiday cheer.

SKILL LEVEL
beginner
PREP
15 min
BAKE
22 min

Ingredients

  Amount Per Serving % DV *
Calories0
Calories from Fat0
Total Fat0 g0% DV
Saturated Fat0 g0% DV
Trans Fat0 g
Cholesterol0 mg0% DV
Sodium0 mg0% DV
Total Carbohydrates0 g0% DV
Dietary Fiber g0% DV
Sugars0 g
Protein0 g
Vitamin A0% DV
Vitamin C0% DV
Calcium0 mg0% DV
Iron0% DV
  Amount Per Serving % DV *
Calories0
Calories from Fat0
Total Fat0 g0% DV
Saturated Fat0 g0% DV
Trans Fat0 g
Cholesterol0 mg0% DV
Sodium0 mg0% DV
Total Carbohydrates0 g0% DV
Dietary Fiber g0% DV
Sugars0 g
Protein0 g
Vitamin A0% DV
Vitamin C0% DV
Calcium0 mg0% DV
Iron0% DV
1 (4-serving size)HERSHEY'S Instant Chocolate Pudding Mix
1 (18-ounce)brownie mix package
2 eggs
1/4 cupvegetable oil
1/4 cupwater
1 cupHERSHEY'S Premier White Creme Chips
1 cupready to spread cream cheese frosting
1/2 cupconfectioner's sugar
1/2 to 3/4 teaspoonpeppermint extract , to taste
1/4 cupcrushed peppermint candies (3 to 4 candy canes)

Directions

  • 1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease a 9x13-inch pan (glass pan 325°F.).
  • 2. In a mixing bowl, whisk together HERSHEY'S Instant Chocolate Pudding Mix and brownie mix. Add eggs, oil and water and stir until well blended.
  • 3. Pour into prepared pan and bake 20 to 23 minutes. Cool completely.
  • 4. In a mixing bowl, whisk together melted white creme chips and frosting; add confectioner's sugar and peppermint extract and mix until smooth.
  • 5. Frost cooled brownies and sprinkle with crushed peppermints. Cut and serve. Makes 20 brownies.
  • Nutritional facts: 280 estimated calories per brownie
  • Optional: replace crushed peppermint candies with HERSHEY'S Mint Chocolate Chips
  • Recipe developed and owned by Jel Sert Co. for licensed Hershey product.
Ingredients sitting on a table

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