Turtlenut Brownies

Turtlenut Brownies Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Darlene Leonard

By
@dars03

My mom stumbled across this recipe when I was in grade school. I'll occasionally make these and bring them into work where everyone refers to them as "special brownies". I also make them for family BBQs and my niece and nephew's birthdays and they never last.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Serves:
16
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
1 Hr

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 1 box
    german chocoalte cake mix
  • 1 pkg
    caramels (14 oz bag)
  • 1/2 c
    evaporated milk
  • 1 c
    chopped pecans
  • 1 c
    chocolate chips
  • 6 Tbsp
    stick margarine (do not use butter)

How to Make Turtlenut Brownies

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350. Grease and flour 9x13" pan. Prepare cake mix according to the directions on the box. Unwrap caramels and put into top pan of a double boiler with the margarine and evaporated milk.
  2. Put half the prepared cake mix into the pan and bake it for 10-15 minutes, or until the cake is set. While cake is baking melt caramels, etc in double boiler until smooth. Once mixture is smooth add pecans. (do not add too soon or pecans will soften)
  3. Remove the cake from the oven and pour caramel and nut mixture over cake, spreading it around until all the cake is covered.
  4. Put chocolate chips on caramel-nut mixture.
  5. Pour remaining cake batter over the cake, and spread it around to cover all the caramel and chocolate chips
  6. Put cake into the oven and bake 10-15 minutes, or until the cake is cooked through.
  7. Cool completely before cutting and eating.

Printable Recipe Card

About Turtlenut Brownies

Course/Dish: Cakes, Other Desserts
Hashtags: #caramel, #brownies




Leave a Comment

Delicious Recipes Using Springtime Produce

Delicious Recipes Using Springtime Produce

Kitchen Crew

Spring has sprung! OK... maybe that's wishful thinking in some parts of the country. But we are so close to warmer weather and farmers' markets bursting with spring produce. I'm...

12 Twists On Traditional Pb&j Recipe

12 Twists on Traditional PB&J

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Try these fun peanut butter and jelly recipes that reinvent a kid's classic. There's nothing basic about PB&J!

15 Coffee Break-worthy Coffee Cake Recipes

15 Coffee Break-worthy Coffee Cake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Acceptable as a breakfast treat or a light dessert, no one can pass up a piece of coffee cake. Brew an extra pot of coffee today, because we've found 15...