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BEER Brownies Recipe: Compartes Chocolate x Beer = Good

I know this sounds a little weird, ok, a lot weird, but these are some awesome brownies. And anyway, it's not like I'm pouring PBR into my brownie mix. The trick is in using a dark, malty beer you like that already has some desserty characteristics. Toasty, bready, toffee, coffee, chocolate flavors come to mind, and you can go a little crazy with the possibilities (could you imagine coffee porter brownies??). I chose to use the Bruery's Rugbrod, a toasty, spicy, Christmas-y Danish Rye ale that gave the brownies a lightness belied by their fudginess. It sounds contradictory, fudgy yet...

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Whoopie Pie Recipe!

Easy to make and the perfect way to indulge in a summer evening (or anytime) dessert, these whoopie pies have an intense chocolate cookie outside with a creamy sweet filling in the middle, big enough to share (or not) - they are always a big hit for parties or a special weekend out.  Check out this yummy whoopie pie recipe and don't forget our tips. Tested and tasted, these are delicious!! Enjoy :) INGREDIENTS (makes 36) PIES 1 cup butter (Jonathan recommends salted European-Style butter for maximum flavor and texture!) 1 cup sugar 2 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 cup sour...

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Compartes Honey Peanut Butter Sea Salt and Fudge Brownies

Compartes Honey + Peanut Butter + Sea Salt and Fudge Brownies Peanut-studded brownies, Compartes homemade-from-scratch peanut butter frosting and our luxury chocolate ganache...what better way to savor the PB-chocolate combo?! Makes 30 INGREDIENTS Recommendation: Substitute bittersweet/semisweet chocolate with some of our 4oz 77% single-origin organic dark chocolate bars Brownies 3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) butter (use salted for added flavor) 7 ounces bittersweet or semisweet chocolate, chopped (see our recommendation) 3 ounces unsweetened chocolate, chopped 3/4 cups sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1/4 teaspoon salt 4 large eggs 1 cup all purpose flour 1 cup roasted salted peanuts, coarsely chopped...

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