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cream cheese brownies (the best ever) + oreos

I have made these brownies at least 7 times in one month, my friend has asked me to make them for him at least 4 times. If that isn’t a testament to how good they are then I don’t know what is. They are the most delicious brownies I think I have eaten… EVER. They’re moist, chewy, crispy, oh so chocolatey and everybody loves a little Oreo goodness, am I right?

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The recipe is  super simple to make and has not failed me yet. It combines a delicious vanilla and chocolate brownie base with ribbons of velvety smooth cream cheese. Oh man I think it’s time to make these again.

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Oreo cream cheese brownies (adapted from Sally’s Baking Addiction)
Brownie base
– 2x large eggs
– 115g/4oz butter, unsalted and softened
– 1 cup sugar
– 2 tsp vanilla extract
– 1/4 cocoa powder
– 3/4 tsp white vinegar
– 3/4 cup plain/all-purpose flour
– 1x package Oreos, crushed (approx. 12)

Cream cheese topping
– 1x package cream cheese, philadelphia
– 1/4 cup sugar
– 1 egg yolk
– 1/2 tsp vanilla extract

Method
Preheat oven to 175C/350F. Line a brownie baking pan with grease proof paper and set aside.

In a small bowl whisk eggs together and put aside. In a large heat proof bowl melt the butter. Add the sugar, vanilla, cocoa, salt and vinegar to butter and mix well. Add the eggs and Oreos and combine. Using a spatular fold flour into mix. Pour brownie batter into baking pan, leaving 3 tbs of batter out.

In a separate bowl beat the cream cheese until smooth. Add sugar, egg and vanilla to cream cheese and beat for 2 mins until creamy and fluffy. Spoon the mix on the brownie batter and smooth to cover. Add the remaining 3 tbs of brownie batter on top and using a bamboo skewer, give the batter a marbled look.

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Bake for 30min or until skewer comes out just clean. If you’re like me, you’ll want to take them out as soon as it seems pretty cooked so they’re still a little gooey and not overcooked. Try to let these cool and not eat them. Try. I dare you. 

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  1. Pingback: Never-fail brownies | deliciousdeliciousbagel

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