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Chocolate Mousse Brownies

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WW Freestyle: 20
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Upgrade your next batch of brownies by adding a layer of chocolate mousse on top!
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 16 servings
Calories: 336

Ingredients

Brownies

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 1/2 sticks butter , melted
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1 1/3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt

Chocolate Mousse

  • 3 cups cold heavy cream
  • 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1/2 cups cocoa powder
  • pinch of salt
  • Grated chocolate for garnish (optional)

Instructions 

  • Preheat oven to 350.
  • Line a 9x13-inch baking pan with foil and grease lightly with cooking spray; set aside.
  • In a large mixing bowl, whisk together the sugar, brown sugar, melted butter, milk, eggs, and vanilla.
  • In a separate mixing bowl, combine flour, cocoa, baking powder, and salt.
  • Fold the dry ingredients into the wet until combined.
  • Pour the batter into prepared pan.
  • Bake for 18-20 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out with few moist crumbs.
  • Place the pan onto a cooling rack and let cool completely
  • In the meantime, prepare the chocolate mousse frosting.
  • Place all ingredients in a mixing bowl and whip until mixture holds a stiff peak.
  • Remove the cooled brownies from the pan by holding onto the sides of the foil.
  • Spread the chocolate mousse frosting over the entire cake; cut into squares, garnish with grated chocolate, and serve.
Nutrition Facts
Chocolate Mousse Brownies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 336 Calories from Fat 162
% Daily Value*
Fat 18g28%
Saturated Fat 11g55%
Cholesterol 81mg27%
Sodium 66mg3%
Potassium 178mg5%
Carbohydrates 43g14%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 30g33%
Protein 4g8%
Vitamin A 685IU14%
Vitamin C 0.2mg0%
Calcium 55mg6%
Iron 1.6mg9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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