TO DIE for thin mint brownies

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  • With St. Patty’s Day is just around the corner I thought I’d share one of my all time favorite desserts. TO DIE FOR thin mint brownies. These are a chocolate lovers favorite!

    mint brownies

    Seriously you gotta try these mint brownies. They’re perfect for a get together because you DO NOT want the whole pan sitting around. Trust me! These have girl scout thin mints (or mint OREOS) in the batter, a layer of mint frosting and topped with a chocolate ganache and andes mints! These are also the perfect treat to make for Chrsitmas. You could even do a red food coloring for the frosting and add crushed candy canes on top.

    mint brownies

    Don’t you just want to take a bite?! ;)

    mint brownies

    Thin mint girl scout cookies mixed in these mint brownies were the PERFECT addition! We also like to use thin mint OREOS! These little hands just couldn’t resist … and I can never resist the batter ;)

    mint brownies

    mint brownies

    TO DIE for thin mint brownies

    Course: Dessert
    Cuisine: American
    Keyword: thin mint brownies
    Prep Time: 20 minutes
    Cook Time: 20 minutes
    Refrigerate: 2 hours
    Total Time: 2 hours 40 minutes
    Servings: 24
    Calories: 255kcal
    Author: Jamielyn
    TO DIE for thin mint brownies - Packed with thin mints, a layer of mint frosting and topped with a chocolate ganache and andes mints. Yum! 

    Ingredients

    For the Brownies:

    • 15.25 oz brownie mix (mix according to package directions)
    • 15 thin mint cookies (chopped; or thin Oreos)

    For the Mint Frosting:

    • 1/4 cup butter (softened)
    • 2 tbsp milk (or cream)
    • 2 cups powdered sugar
    • 1/2 tsp peppermint extract
    • couple of drops of green food coloring

    For the Chocolate Frosting:

    • 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
    • 1/4 cup butter
    • 1 tsp vanilla
    • 1/2 cup andes mints (chopped)

    Instructions

    • Make brownie mix according to package. Fold in thin mints and pour into a greased 9×9 pan. Bake according to package directions. Once your brownies are done let them cool for about an hour.
    • In a medium sized bowl mix 1/4 cup butter, powdered sugar, evaporated milk, peppermint extract and green food coloring until fluffy. Spread mint frosting over brownies. Refrigerate 1 hour. For chocolate glaze, combine 1/4 cup butter, chocolate chips and melt for 1 minute in the microwave. Once chocolate chips are melted, stir in vanilla. Pour over green frosting and spread evenly by tipping pan. Sprinkle andes mints on top. Refrigerate for 1 hour before cutting.

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    Nutrition

    Calories: 255kcal | Carbohydrates: 36g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 11g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 10mg | Sodium: 142mg | Potassium: 59mg | Sugar: 26g | Vitamin A: 2.4% | Calcium: 1% | Iron: 8.5%
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    To die for thin mint brownies recipe

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