Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chip Brownies

    1 hour

    These must be the most delicious and decadent brownies imaginable. You can reserve a few of the chocolate chips for decoration if you like.

    69 people made this

    Serves: 24 

    • 3 1/2 cups (440g) plain flour
    • 2 1/4 teaspoons baking powder
    • 3/4 teaspoon salt
    • 3/4 cup butter, softened
    • 1 1/2 cups (280g) packed brown sugar
    • 3/4 cup (185g) white sugar
    • 3 eggs
    • 1 egg yolk
    • 2 teaspoons vanilla essence
    • 6 tablespoons peanut butter
    • 2 cups dark chocolate chips
    • For the Icing
    • 125g butter, softened
    • 1 cup peanut butter
    • 3 cups (500g) icing sugar
    • 1/3 cup (85ml) milk

    Preparation:30min  ›  Cook:30min  ›  Ready in:1hour 

    1. Preheat oven to 180 degrees C. Grease a 20x30cm baking dish. Sift together the flour, baking powder and salt; set aside.
    2. In a large bowl, cream together 3/4 cup of butter, brown sugar and white sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in the eggs and yolk one at a time, then stir in the vanilla and 6 tablespoons peanut butter. Blend in the sifted ingredients and stir in the chocolate chips. Press the mixture evenly into the prepared pan.
    3. Bake in the preheated oven for 25 to 30 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the centre comes out with moist crumbs. Cool completely before icing.
    4. To make the icing, mix the remaining 1/2 cup of butter and 1 cup peanut butter together in a medium bowl. Mix in the icing sugar until smooth, then gradually stir in milk until a spreadable consistency is reached. Ice the brownies.

    Recently Viewed

    Reviews and Ratings
    Global Ratings:

    Reviews in English (62)


    so yummy! But I had to cook a little longer than 30mins  -  27 Oct 2012


    I'm not a fan of peanut butter. But this was really really delicious!  -  02 May 2015


    these are absolutely great!!! I love these - I made them for a party and when I was trying it I decided to eat all of it alone. The frosting is the best!!! Try it!!! Don`t leave anything of it out - my whole family and all our friends could`nt stop eating :D  -  03 Aug 2004  (Review from Allrecipes USA and Canada)