Walnut Pecan Fudge Brownies

Double the crunch with this nutty chocolate ending reminiscent of childhood.
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Total Time 1 min
Servings 6

Ingredients
  

  • ½ cup sugar
  • ½ cup butter, cut up
  • 3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 egg
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla
  • 1⁄3 cup all-purpose flour
  • ¼ teaspoon baking powder
  • 1⁄8 teaspoon salt
  • ¼ cup chopped Nature's Eats Chopped Walnuts
  • ¼ cup chopped Nature's Eats Pecan Pieces
  • 1 recipe Cocoa Glaze

Instructions
 

  • Line a 9 x 5 x 3 inch loaf pan with foil, extending foil over ends. Grease foil; set pan aside. In a small saucepan stir together sugar, butter, and cocoa powder. Cook and stir over medium heat until butter is melted. Remove from heat; cool for 5 minutes.
  • Add the egg and vanilla to cocoa mixture. Using a wooden spoon, beat lightly just until combined. Stir in the flour, baking powder, and salt. Stir in Nature's Eats Walnuts and Pecans. Spread the batter in the prepared loaf pan.
  • Bake, uncovered, in a 350° oven for 12-15 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near center comes out clean. Cool in pan on a wire rack. Using the ends of foil, lift brownies out of pan. If desired, frost with Cocoa Glaze. Cut into triangles.
  • Cocoa Glaze: In a small bowl combine ½ cup sifted powdered sugar, 1 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa powder, 1 tablespoon softened butter, and¼ teaspoon vanilla. Beat in enough hot water (2-4 teaspoons) to make a glaze of spreading consistency.