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Chocolate-Covered Cherry Brownies

Prefer sweet to salty? Susan Myers of Dublin, Ohio tops these chewy from-scratch brownies with mini marshmallows, maraschino cherries and a chocolate drizzle.
  • Total Time
    Prep: 20 min. Bake: 30 min. + cooling
  • Makes
    2 dozen


  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1 cup butter, melted
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup baking cocoa
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups miniature marshmallows
  • 1 jar (10 ounces) maraschino cherries, chopped and well drained
  • 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1 to 2 tablespoons heavy whipping cream


  • In a large bowl, cream sugar and butter until light and fluffy. Beat in eggs. Combine the flour, cocoa, baking powder and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture.
  • Pour into a greased 13-in. x 9-in. baking pan. Bake at 350° for 28 minutes. Sprinkle with marshmallows. Bake 1-2 minutes longer or until marshmallows are soft but not browned. Sprinkle with cherries. Cool on a wire rack.
  • In a microwave, melt chocolate chips and cream; stir until smooth. Drizzle over brownies. Let stand until chocolate is set.
Nutrition Facts
1 brownie: 220 calories, 10g fat (6g saturated fat), 57mg cholesterol, 173mg sodium, 33g carbohydrate (25g sugars, 1g fiber), 3g protein.

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  • khegeman
    Mar 30, 2017

    Very good, but the brownie is a little too chewy for me.

  • fnstlug
    Jan 14, 2017

    To me these tasted more like a hot fudge sundae, very sweet. They were a bit too sweet for me. It would have been nice if there was something salty or crunchy to break it up a bit.

  • katlaydee3
    Feb 17, 2014

    Delicious, very rich brownies. I made these for a family dinner and everyone loved them.

  • Iadesigner
    Nov 28, 2012

    My 15 year old made this for Thanksgiving dessert and everyone loved them!

  • sharona9999
    Aug 31, 2010

    this is a response to ggolens review there are directions for the cream you add it to the chips at the end for the drizzle

  • sharona9999
    Aug 31, 2010

    I took this to work for the holidays- gone in 30 minutes- that says everything