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Recipe: Chocolate, Almond & Orange Brownies

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Recipe: Chocolate, Almond & Orange Brownies

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CHOCOLATE + CITRUS = A SPRINGTIME CELEBRATION

This unique brownie is perfect for any occasion.  Warm the brownies slightly before serving as this will enhance the fragrance of the Lindt EXCELLENCE Intense Orange dark chocolate.

Ingredients:

  • 1 & 1/2 bars (3.5 ounces, each), Lindt EXCELLENCE Intense Orange dark chocolate, chopped
  • 9 tablespoons, butter
  • 1 & 1/3 cup, powdered sugar
  • 4 eggs, separated
  • 2/3 cup, slivered almonds
  • 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons, almonds, finely ground
  • 1/3 cup, flour
  • 2 teaspoons, orange liqueur or orange juice
  • Zest of one orange
  • Pinch of salt

 

Lindt Chocolate, Almond and Orange Brownie

 

Instructions:

  • Preheat oven to 340 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Grease an 8×8 inch square baking pan and line with parchment paper.
  • Toast the slivered almonds in a skillet over medium heat.  Shake or stir continuously until the nuts start to turn golden brown.  Transfer slivered almonds to a bowl and set aside.
  • Combine the butter, sugar and zest in a bowl and mix until light and pale.
  • Add the egg yolks, one at a time.
  • Gently melt chopped chocolate over a water bath and add to the butter mixture.  Scrape down sides of bowl to assure there are no lumps.
  • Mix the ground almonds and flour, and fold into the chocolate mixture.
  • Add the orange liqueur or orange juice.

Optional:  Top with hot fudge and serve with vanilla ice cream

Yield

8-10 brownies

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