Recipe courtesy of Janet Johnston
Show: Spice & Easy
Episode: Movie Night
Save Recipe Print
Total:
1 hr 10 min
Active:
25 min
Yield:
16 brownies
Level:
Easy
Total:
1 hr 10 min
Active:
25 min
Yield:
16 brownies
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Nut mixture:
Brownies:

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

To add a little kick to these brownies, lightly brown 2 cups hazelnuts in 2 tablespoons peanut oil. Let cool, then remove the skins by rubbing the nuts in between a clean dish towel. In a food processor, pulse the nuts until they are slightly crumbled, then add the cocoa powder and the chili powder and pulse until fully incorporated. Transfer to a bowl and set aside.

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.

Line an 8 by 8-inch baking pan with parchment paper leaving a 2-inch overhang to use as handles for removal.

Add the butter and chocolate to a medium-sized saucepan over medium heat, stirring to melt. Once melted and smooth, remove from heat. Whisk in the sugars. Add the eggs, 1 at a time, stirring between additions, then add the vanilla extract.

Whisk together the cocoa powder, flour, baking powder and salt, if using, in a separate bowl. Add the dry ingredients to the chocolate mixture and stir well.

Fold in 1 1/2 cups of the hazelnut mixture. Pour the batter into the prepared pan and spread evenly. Sprinkle the top with the remaining 1/2 cup of hazelnut mixture and bake for 20 to 30 minutes. Remove the brownies from the oven, and cool to room temperature. Cut into squares and sprinkle with confectioners' sugar before serving.

More from:

Spicy Foods

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Grilled Fish and Pineapple 01:02

Pineapple planks are your tasty solution for grilling fish filets.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Waffle Brownies

Recipe courtesy of The Kitchen

Mexican Grilled Corn

Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence

Thai Red Curry Mussels

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Mexican Brownies

Recipe courtesy of Sandra Lee

Mexican Brownies

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Aaron Sanchez's Mexican Brownies

Recipe courtesy of Aarón Sánchez

Mexican Hot Chocolate Brownies

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Get Cooking

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.