Dark Chocolate Orange Brownies



An indulgent dark chocolate orange brownie recipe using Terry's Chocolate Orange. The perfect combination of a crisp top and gooey middle

Dark Chocolate Orange Brownies

Hello, it's been a while! We've had family staying with us from New Zealand since the beginning of July so I've not had a lot of time to develop new recipes or blog recently, plus I was making the most of the beautiful weather with plenty of beach trips with the kids. I kind of lost my cooking mojo too, not sure why, just one of those things. But I'm definitely back on track now.

I had a bit of a cleaning frenzy after our guests left last week, which included a much needed declutter of my kitchen cupboards. I found a very sad looking Terry's Dark Chocolate Orange that I must have stashed away at Christmas so decided to turn it into something yummy! These dark chocolate orange brownies are the perfect combination of a crisp top and gooey middle and lovely with a cuppa or glass of milk. You could even serve them as a dessert with some vanilla ice cream. Hubs took some to work and he said they vanished very quickly, which is usually a good barometer of yumminess.

Dark Chocolate Orange Brownies

TOP TIPS FOR MAKING THE DARK CHOCOLATE BROWNIES

  • If you prefer milk chocolate just substitute the Terry's chocolate orange for the milk variety.
  • These brownies can be frozen so make a double batch and freeze half for another time.
  • Add a handful of chopped hazelnuts for added crunchiness.
  • Serve warm as a dessert with clotted cream or ice cream.
Dark Chocolate Orange Brownies

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Dark Chocolate Orange Brownies

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Dark Chocolate Orange Brownies

A foolproof and indulgent dark chocolate orange brownie recipe using up a Terry's Chocolate Orange.
prep time: 15 minscook time: 35 minstotal time: 50 mins

ingredients:


  • 200g Butter, softened
  • 200g Golden Caster Sugar
  • 75g Light Brown Sugar
  • 2 TSP Orange Extract (or zest of 1 Orange)
  • 4 Eggs, beaten
  • 140g Plain Flour
  • 100g Milk Chocolate, melted
  • 150g Dark Chocolate, melted
  • 1 Terry's Dark Chocolate Orange, broken into segments

instructions


  1. Preheat oven to 170°c (150°fan) and line a 10 x 8 inch baking tin with baking paper.
  2. Cream together the butter, sugars and orange extract until light and fluffy.
  3. Beat in the eggs then fold in the flour until combined.
  4. Beat in the melted chocolate and mix to combine. Pour the mixture into the tin then lay over the chocolate orange segments. Push the segments in half way to half submerge them.
  5. Bake in the oven for 35 - 40 minutes. Let the brownies cool completely before cutting into squares.

NOTES:

Calories and nutritional information are for 1 portion.
calories
287
fat (grams)
16
sat. fat (grams)
10
carbs (grams)
33
protein (grams)
4
sugar (grams)
25

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