Orange Brownies

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Erica Zulauf

By
@stargazer1985

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!) Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 4 votes

Comments:
Serves:
10-12
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
30 Min
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

How to Make Orange Brownies

Step-by-Step

  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 the 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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About Orange Brownies

Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Collection: Baked Treats
Other Tags: Quick & Easy For Kids



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