Caramel Cashew Brownies Recipe

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Caramel Cashew Brownies Recipe
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Caramel Cashew Brownies Recipe

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I always have my eye out for a good recipe, like the one of these marvelous golden brownies. It's hard to eat just one! We own and operate and family homestead farm. Cooking, crafts, gardening and grandchildren fill my days.
MAKES:
25 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 20 min. Bake: 25 min. + cooling
MAKES:
25 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 20 min. Bake: 25 min. + cooling

Ingredients

  • 18 caramels
  • 1/3 cup butter
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup chopped salted cashews

Directions

In a large saucepan, cook and stir the caramels, butter and milk over low heat until the caramels are melted and mixture is smooth. Remove from the heat; stir in sugar until smooth.
In a small bowl, combine eggs and vanilla; stir into caramel mixture. In a large bowl, combine the flour, baking powder and salt; stir into caramel mixture until blended. Fold in cashews.
Transfer to a greased 9-in. square baking pan. Bake at 350° for 24-28 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean. Cool on a wire rack. Cut into bars. Yield: 25 brownies.
Originally published as Caramel Cashew Brownies in Country Woman May/June 2000, p33

Nutritional Facts

1 each: 129 calories, 6g fat (3g saturated fat), 24mg cholesterol, 115mg sodium, 17g carbohydrate (11g sugars, 0 fiber), 2g protein.

  • 18 caramels
  • 1/3 cup butter
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup chopped salted cashews
  1. In a large saucepan, cook and stir the caramels, butter and milk over low heat until the caramels are melted and mixture is smooth. Remove from the heat; stir in sugar until smooth.
  2. In a small bowl, combine eggs and vanilla; stir into caramel mixture. In a large bowl, combine the flour, baking powder and salt; stir into caramel mixture until blended. Fold in cashews.
  3. Transfer to a greased 9-in. square baking pan. Bake at 350° for 24-28 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean. Cool on a wire rack. Cut into bars. Yield: 25 brownies.
Originally published as Caramel Cashew Brownies in Country Woman May/June 2000, p33

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ShepMc User ID: 4427011 85654
Reviewed Dec. 5, 2010

"I made these for a get together and everyone wanted the recipe. They are a nice change from ordinary brownies."

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