How to make mince pie brownies

Combine two classic sweet treats in this mash-up of mince pies and chocolate brownies and discover a new festive favourite... 

How to make mince pie brownies:

  1. Melt 185g dark chocolate and 185g unsalted butter in the microwave, then leave to cool. 
  2. Beat 3 large eggs and 275g golden caster sugar until thick and creamy, about 3-8 mins.  
  3. Pour in the cooled chocolate mixture, then use a spatula to gently fold the mixture in a figure of eight.
  4. Sift in 40g cocoa powder and 85g plain flour and continue gently folding. 
  5. Spoon a little of the mixture into a lined 20cm square tin. 
  6. Arrange 6 mince pies on top of the mixture in the tin, leaving them whole. Scrape over the rest of the chocolate mixture and level the top. 
  7. Bake at 180C/160C fan/gas 4 for 25-35 mins. 
  8. Leave to cool until firm. 
  9. Cut into quarters, then cut each quarter into four squares.
  10. Dust with icing sugar.

Enjoyed this? See more festive brownie recipes: 

Next level mulled wine brownies 
Christmas brownies 
Chocolate hazelnut brownies 
Brownie chunks with chocolate dip 
Chocolate, cranberry & macademia brownies 

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