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Sour Cherry and Walnut Brownies

Sour Cherry and Walnut Brownies

These brownies are amazing. The sour cherries give them a lovely tangy fruity edge. Make a double batch and freeze some for another day!

SOUR CHERRY AND WALNUT BROWNIES

| Serves: 12 Brownies | Prep Time: 15 Minutes | Cook Time: 25 Minutes | Total Time: 40 Minutes |


Ingredients:
200g Plain Chocolate
200g Butter
3 Eggs
300g Granulated Sugar
2 TSP Vanilla Extract
125g Plain Flour
Pinch of Salt
100g Dried Sour Cherries
100g Walnuts

Instructions:
Step 1: Preheat oven to 180C/160Cfan and melt the chocolate and butter in a microwave until glossy and smooth
Step 2: With electric beaters, beat eggs, sugar and vanilla extract until thick and creamy. Add to the chocolate mixture and combine with a wooden spoon.
Step 3: Add the remaining ingredients and combine.
Step 4: Tip into a greased and lined 30 x 20 cm tin and bake for 25 minutes.
Step 5: Leave to cool for 20 minutes before cutting into squares.

| Author: Beth Sachs | Date: 19th February 2009 |

Comments

  1. They look lovely, I have a pack of walnuts open at the moment, would be a good way to use them other than sneaking from the packet! :)

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  2. Beth, I'd seen this recipe in my copy of the book but have never made them. They definitely look worth making!

    Maria
    x

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  3. Oh I have a bag of sour cherries, I should totally put them in some brownies

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  4. I would love those two additions as well Beth.

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  5. Your new layout is cute. Love the brownies - they look and sound fantastic.

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  6. This is one of my favourite books and I have cooked from it lots of times.
    Must try this recipe now - they look delicious.

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  7. Cherries and chocolate, YUM!

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  8. Cherries and chocolate has to be one of the best combinations ever, I love the sound of these!

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  9. Fruit, nuts and chocolate, sounds like the perfect combination to me. Yum.

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  10. BTW, I love your new look blog.

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  11. These sound great cherries go so well with chocolate and the brownies sound yummy. Love the new blog design.

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  12. Those brownies look good! Love the sound of the sour cherries.

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  13. Walnuts and sour cherries - two of my fave things.

    Unfortunately they're two of my husbands least faves.

    What a shame. This means I'd have to eat the whole batch myself! Tragic...

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  14. I love the new blog design! It just makes me happy!

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  15. oooo, what a great flavor combination! I would have never thought to add sour cherries to brownies. Thank you for sharing the recipe.

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  16. Lovely! I am nervous at the point of when to take them out to get them just perfect. I made a chocolate brownie cake tonight, so cros your fingers. I like the sour cherries in your brownies. I must look out for those :)

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  17. I'm really into walnuts at the moment so these are calling to me!

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  18. I don't cook enough with cherries. I should try to.

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