Orange Brownies

Recipe Rating:
 4 Ratings
Serves: 10-12
Prep Time:
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Cooking Method: Bake

Ingredients

1 1/2 c all purpose flour
2 c granulated sugar
1 tsp salt
1 c butter, softened
4 eggs
2 tsp pure orange extract
1 tsp fresh grated orange zest

The Cook

Erica Zulauf Recipe
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Lightly Salted
Jacksonville, NC (pop. 70,145)
stargazer1985
Member Since Jun 2011
Erica's notes for this recipe:
When I first made them I was a bit skeptical because I have always had terrible orange flavored things before but after my first bite I was hooked, and when paired with the Orange Cream cheese frosting...it is taken clear out of the ball park!
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These brownies brought back memories from my husbands childhood – he always enjoyed eating orange cupcakes as a kid (but in his "professional" opinion, these are much better!)

Directions

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a 13 by 9 by 2-inch pan.
2
Stir together flour, granulated sugar, and salt in a bowl. Add butter, eggs, orange extract, and orange zest. Using a handheld electric mixer, beat until well blended.
3
Pour batter into prepared pan and bake for 30 minutes, or until light golden brown and set. Remove from oven, allow to cool and pierce entire cake with a fork.
4
Spread the Orange Cream Cheese Frosting over completely cooled brownies. Cut into squares.
5
Orange Cream Cheese Frosting Here is a link to the Orange cream cheese frosting...Sorry about the wait
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user Karla Everett Karla59 - Jul 19, 2011
sounds yummy :D
user Karla Everett Karla59 - Jul 21, 2011
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user Angela Gray angiemath - Jul 30, 2011
Erica, I know what you mean about "fake" orange flavored things. These sound amazing and the frosting I could just sit and eat it by itself ! SAVED and trying soon ! I am posting a recipe for orange monkey bread, very good and very easy. by Jewel H BREAKFAST ORANGE MONKEY BREAD all
user Kitchen Crew JustaPinch - Aug 16, 2011
I tried this recipe and say it's Family Tested & Approved!
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