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Texas Sheet Cake Brownies | Can't Stay Out of the Kitchen | oh my goodness, these #brownies are so amazing. If you're a #chocolate lover you won't be able to get enough of them! #dessert #tailgating

Texas Sheet Cake Brownies

These delicious brownies are chocolaty and fudgy and iced with a lovely chocolate-pecan icing that's just like Texas Sheet Cake.
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 40 mins
Total Time 1 hr
Course Cookies, Brownies and Bars, Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 48
Calories 172 kcal



  • 4 squares unsweetened chocolate 4 ounces (or 12 tbsp. cocoa plus ½ stick (1/4 cup) unsalted butter)
  • 2 sticks unsalted butter melted (1 cup)
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1 1/2 cups UNBLEACHED all-purpose flour Bleached flour toughens baked goods
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1 cup chopped nuts walnuts or pecans


  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter (1 stick)
  • 6 tbsp. 2% milk
  • 5 tbsp. cocoa
  • 1 lb. confectioners’ sugar
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1 cup pecans finely diced (or walnuts can be substituted)



  • Melt chocolate and butter; cool.
  • Beat eggs, add sugar.
  • Add cooled chocolate plus flour and nuts.
  • Spray 48 miniature muffin tins with cooking spray.
  • Spoon batter into prepared muffin tins until ¾ full.
  • Bake at 350° for about 25 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
  • Cool.
  • Place brownies on wire rack.
  • Spoon hot Chocolate Icing over top.


  • Melt butter with milk and cocoa.
  • Bring to a boil.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Add powdered sugar, vanilla and nuts.
  • Stir to combine.
  • Once brownie muffins are baked and removed from muffin tins, pour hot icing over top.
  • Add additional pecan pieces on top, if desired.


NOTE: If icing cools too much, you may have to re-warm it in order to spoon it over top of the brownies.
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Calories: 172kcalCarbohydrates: 20gProtein: 2gFat: 10gSaturated Fat: 4gPolyunsaturated Fat: 2gMonounsaturated Fat: 2gCholesterol: 33mgSodium: 37mgPotassium: 66mgFiber: 1gSugar: 15gVitamin A: 200IUCalcium: 20mgIron: 0.5mg
Keyword brownie, chocolate, chocolate dessert, cookie, dessert, pecans
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