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Rocky Road Brownies

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Rocky Road Brownies

Rocky Road brownies…does it get much better than that? Get ready, because at the very least this will be a new family favorite, pleasing kids and die-hard chocolate addicts alike.


  • 1 box (18.25 oz) German chocolate cake mix
  • 3 tablespoon canola oil
  • 1/4 cup chocolate syrup, plus 3 tablespoons
  • 2/3 cup evaporated skim or low fat milk (not sweetened condensed), plus 1/4 cup
  • 3/4 cup chopped walnuts
  • 2 tablespoons butter, softened
  • 2/3 cup cocoa
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 2 cups miniature marshmallows


Step 1
Preheat oven to 350°F.
Step 2
Line a 9 x 13 x 2-inch baking pan with a sheet of foil (wrap excess up and around the outer edges of the pan). Coat bottom and sides of foil-lined pan with canola cooking spray.
Step 3
Add cake mix, canola, 1/4 cup chocolate syrup, and 2/3 cup evaporated milk to mixing bowl and beat on medium-low speed for 1 minute. Scrape sides and stir in nuts.
Step 4
Spread batter evenly in prepared pan. Bake in center of oven for about 18-22 minutes or until center holds its shape but is still moist and slightly fudgy (test the center with a fork to be sure--do not over cook).
Step 5
Remove from oven and begin making frosting. Add 2 tablespoons butter, 3 tablespoons chocolate syrup, cocoa and vanilla to small mixing bowl and beat on low until blended. Add powdered sugar and 1/4 cup of milk and beat on low until smooth. Stir in the marshmallows and spread evenly on slightly warm brownies. Let cool.
Step 6
Cut into 24 squares once it cools completely. Enjoy!

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