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Texas Sheet Cake Brownies

Teresa Ambra
Texas Sheet Cake Brownies are sensational. These delicious brownies are chocolaty and fudgy and iced with a lovely chocolate-pecan icing that's just like Texas Sheet Cake. Prepare to swoon after just one bite of these magnificent brownies!
3.72 from 96 votes
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 40 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Course Cookies, Brownies and Bars, Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 48
Calories 189 kcal


  • 2 24-tin miniature muffin pans
  • 1 sauce pan
  • 1 wooden spoon or whisk (or both)
  • 1 large mixing bowl
  • 1 nut chopper if nuts are not previously chopped
  • measuring cups
  • measuring spoons



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


  • 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 in a medium saucepan over low heat; cool.
  • In large mixing bowl, beat eggs; add granulated sugar.
  • Add cooled chocolate mixture 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; remove brownies from muffin tins.
  • Place brownies on wire rack.
  • Spoon hot Chocolate Icing over top.


  • Melt butter with milk and cocoa in a medium sauce pan.
  • Bring to a boil.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Add powdered sugar, vanilla and nuts.
  • Stir or whisk 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: 189kcalCarbohydrates: 24gProtein: 2gFat: 11gSaturated Fat: 5gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 4gTrans Fat: 0.2gCholesterol: 31mgSodium: 9mgPotassium: 85mgFiber: 2gSugar: 18gVitamin A: 203IUVitamin C: 0.04mgCalcium: 15mgIron: 1mg
Keyword brownie, chocolate, chocolate dessert, cookie, dessert, pecans
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