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Fudgy Sprinkle Brownies | Can't Stay Out of the Kitchen | these dynamite #brownies are filled with #chocolate & #sprinkles! The #fudge frosting is to die for! They're perfect for #tailgating parties, potlucks or any family get-together. #cookie #dessert

Fudgy Sprinkle Brownies

These fantastic brownies are filled with chocolate and sprinkles and are topped with a fudgy chocolate icing. These kid-friendly brownies are perfect for tailgating or office parties, potlucks or summer holiday fun.
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 50 mins
Total Time 1 hr 10 mins
Course Cookies, Brownies and Bars, Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 24
Calories 312 kcal



  • 3/4 cup cocoa
  • 1 1/4 cups unsalted butter melted (2 1/2 sticks)
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1 1/2 cups UNBLEACHED all-purpose flour (Bleached flour toughens baked goods)
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1 cup chopped pecans (or walnuts)
  • 1 cup sprinkles


  • 3 tbsp. unsalted butter melted
  • 2 tbsp. cocoa
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 3 tbsp. 2% milk
  • dash salt
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • sprinkles as needed



  • Melt 2 ½ sticks butter.
  • Add cocoa, eggs and sugar and mix with an electric mixer or whisk.
  • Stir in flour, sprinkles and nuts.
  • Grease and flour a 9x13" baking dish.
  • Bake at 350° for 45-55 minutes until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
  • Allow brownies to cool about 30 minutes before adding icing.


  • Cook butter and cocoa for 1-2 minutes on medium heat.
  • Remove from burner.
  • Add powdered sugar and milk and whisk to combine.
  • Then add a dash of salt and vanilla.
  • Spread fudge icing over brownies working quickly so frosting stays smooth.
  • Sprinkle evenly with sprinkles.
  • Allow brownies to set up before cutting into bars.


NOTE: My brownies took about 45-50 minutes to bake completely, but some ovens may bake this recipe more quickly.
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Calories: 312kcalCarbohydrates: 44gProtein: 3gFat: 15gSaturated Fat: 7gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0.1gMonounsaturated Fat: 0.5gCholesterol: 64mgSodium: 28mgPotassium: 137mgFiber: 2gSugar: 33gVitamin A: 450IUCalcium: 30mgIron: 1.1mg
Keyword brownie, chocolate, chocolate chips, chocolate dessert, cookie, dessert, fudge
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