Santa’s Hat Brownie

These Santa Hat Brownies are a chocolatey and cute dessert the entire family will enjoy. Great recipe idea for big parties and family gatherings.

Santa's Hat Brownie
Prep Time:
15 mins
Cook Time:
40 mins
Total Time:
55 mins
 
Description

These Santa Hat Brownies are a chocolatey and cute dessert the entire family will enjoy.  Great recipe idea for big parties and family gatherings.

Servings: 15 santa hats
Calories: 244 kcal
Author: Meaneats.com
Ingredients
Brownie
  • 1 ½ cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2/3 cup cocoa powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
Strawberries
  • 1 bag icing sugar
  • 1 cup butter (unsalted)
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup water (use to make icing less thick)
  • 15 fresh strawberries (washed and tops cut off)
Instructions
Brownie
  • 1
    In a standing mixer, add sugar, oil and sour cream one at a time while mixing between adding ingredients on low medium.
  • 2
    When previous ingredients is well mixed, stop mixer and add eggs and vanilla extract and continue to mix.
  • 3
    Add all-purpose flour, cocoa, baking powder, salt and mix on medium high
  • 4
    Once batter ready, get a 13"x9" deep baking tray and pour batter into it. Preheat oven to 325°F and bake for 20 minutes then check using a toothpick by inserting it in the middle and pulling it out. Toothpick should come out clean or can also have bits of crumble on it but not moist with batter.
  • 5
    When ready, remove from oven and let it cool for 10 minutes before handling. Using 2 ½" round cookie cutter, cut out 15 circles from the brownie.
Icing
  • 1
    Using a mixer, add unsalted butter, vanilla extract, icing sugar and a touch water to start. (If icing sugar is to thick can add more water, a little bit at a time).
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  • 2
    Separate the icing into two bowls. Ice the round brownies and add washed strawberries upside down.
  • 3
    Add remaining icing to a pastry bag and a drop of icing on top of the strawberries. Happy Holidays and Enjoy!
Nutrition Facts
Santa's Hat Brownie
Amount Per Serving
Calories 244 Calories from Fat 198
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 22g 34%
Saturated Fat 15g 75%
Cholesterol 80mg 27%
Sodium 209mg 9%
Potassium 114mg 3%
Total Carbohydrates 9g 3%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 0g
Protein 3g 6%
Vitamin A 9.8%
Vitamin C 0.8%
Calcium 3.2%
Iron 6.4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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These Santa Hat Brownies are a chocolatey and cute dessert the entire family will enjoy.  Great recipe idea for big parties and family gatherings.