Recipe courtesy of Paula Deen
Episode: Brownies
Print
Orange Brownies
Total:
45 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
about 20 to 24 brownies
Level:
Easy
Total:
45 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
about 20 to 24 brownies
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) butter, softened
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 teaspoons pure orange extract
  • 1 teaspoon grated orange zest
  • 1 recipe Orange Cream Cheese Frosting, recipe follows
Orange Cream Cheese Frosting:
  • 1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
  • 4 tablespoons softened butter
  • 1 (1-pound) box confectioners' sugar
  • 2 tablespoons orange zest
  • 2 tablespoons orange juice

Directions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a 13 by 9 by 2-inch pan.;

Orange Brownies:

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. 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 entire cake with a fork. Spread the Orange Cream Cheese Frosting over completely cooled brownies. Cut into squares.;

Orange Cream Cheese Frosting:

In a large mixing bowl, whip the butter and cream cheese together with a hand-held electric mixer. Gradually beat in the confectioners' sugar until it is all combined and smooth. Beat in the orange zest and juice. Spread over brownies.

Yield: enough frosting for 1 batch of brownies

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time:

Ease of preparation: easy;

Categories:

Cooking Tips 3 Videos

Step-by-step photos

Eggs 101: Poached 01:24

These easy steps will have you poaching eggs to perfection in no time.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Everyday Brownies

Recipe courtesy of Nigella Lawson

Fruitcake Junkyard Brownie with Spiced Orange Liqueur and White Chocolate

Recipe courtesy of Erin Campbell

Candy Bar Chocolate Brownies

Recipe courtesy of Dave Lieberman

Homemade Fudge Brownies

Recipe courtesy of Kelsey Nixon

Triple Chocolate Brownies

Recipe courtesy of Nigella Lawson

Brownies

Recipe courtesy of Erin McKenna

Chewy, Salty Peanutty Caramel Brownies

Recipe courtesy of Miriam Garron

Spicy Aztec Caramel Chunk Brownies

Recipe courtesy of Laura A Lufkin

On TV

So Much Pretty Food Here