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Brownie Turtles

 Brownie Turtles
Take it from us...you won't have to coax kids out of their shells to help assemble adorable turtles made from muffin-shaped brownies.
8 ServingsPrep: 15 min. Bake: 25 min.

Ingredients

  • 1 package brownie mix (13-inch x 9-inch pan size)
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans
  • 32 pecan halves
  • 16 butterscotch chips
  • Caramel ice cream topping

Directions

  • Prepare brownie mix according to package directions. Stir chopped
  • pecans into batter. Fill eight greased miniature muffin cups and
  • eight greased regular-size muffin cups two-thirds full.
  • Bake at 350° for 10-12 minutes for miniature brownies and 23-25
  • minutes for regular-size brownies or until a toothpick comes out
  • with moist crumbs (do not overbake). Cool completely in pans on wire
  • racks.
  • On eight dessert plates, place one regular-size brownie for the
  • turtle's body and one small brownie for the head. Arrange four pecan
  • halves around each body for feet. Insert butterscotch chips for
  • eyes. Drizzle caramel topping over turtles. Yield: 8 servings.