Any brownie enthusiast knows that there’s more to it than just appreciating a single type of chocolaty, fudgy treat. Sure, the classic recipe is timeless and always delicious, but there’s so much more out there when it comes to enjoying brownies! If you’re anything like us, you’re always looking for new ways to put a spin on your favourite treat.
Check out these 15 unique brownie recipes that will have your mouth watering before you’ve even made it to the end of the list!
1. Fudge brownies made with Greek yogurt
Back for Seconds suggests using greek yogurt in place of butter for a bit of a healthier spin, without sacrificing any taste or texture. In fact, we’d be ready to argue that this switch actually adds to the brownie deliciousness!
2. Biscoff ginger snap brownies
Do you love it when your favourite treats have a little extra kick? Adding a dash of ginger to the recipe gives you just that! As if that’s not enough, they’re iced with Bsicoff cookie butter. We’re getting hungry just thinking about it. Get the recipe on Frugal Foodie Mama.
3. Fudgy lemon brownies
Have you ever even heard of such a thing? We hadn’t either, but we’re certainly glad that’s changed! These lemon brownie bars are packed with citrus flavour and are so fudgy that they practically melt in your mouth. Back for Seconds guides you through the process of making them.
4. Mexican chocolate brownies
These brownies take the taste factor to the next level. Besides being rich and chocolatey, they also have hints of cayenne pepper a cinnamon! These ones are also flourless, making them friendly for some dietary restrictions. Check out how they’re made on Spoonful of Flavour.
5. Funfetti white chocolate brownies
Are you the kind of person who’s always preferred brownies to cake? Were most of your “birthday cakes” growing up actually a tray of brownies? Back for Seconds has the perfect compromise: white chocolate funfetti brownies! They look and taste like birthday cake, but with the delicious fudgy texture you love!
6. Pecan pie brownies
Sometimes that nice fudgy texture needs a bit of a twist. Adding some crunch is the perfect way to do that! The Weary Chef suggests baking pecans right into the top so that each piece you cut has the perfect balance of each texture! These brownies are even safe for your gluten free friends to enjoy.
7. Fudgy butterscotch brownies
Are you a sucker for super sweet flavours? Then these butterscotch brownies are the perfect idea for you! They have all the perks of a classic chocolate brownie, but with a rich butterscotch taste that will make you come back for seconds. Find out how they’re made on Back for Seconds.
8. Dark chocolate yogurt brownies
If you’re a big fan of the yogurt idea from the first recipe in this list but you’re looking for a slightly more bitter taste, then dark chocolate is definitely your answer. Nutmeg Nanny shows you how to make them!
9. White chocolate brownies
Some people simply prefer the pure sweetness of white chocolate over milk or dark chocolate. That doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a good, chewy brownie or two! Check out how Back for Seconds made these mouthwatering white chocolate brownies!
10. Fudgy strawberry brownie nachos
You read that right: brownie nachos! This creative recipe from Simply Southern Baking involves whipped cream, cut up strawberries, chewy brownie chunks, hot fudge sauce, and sugared flour tortilla pieces! Talk about a novelty way to enjoy a classic treat.
11. Banana brownies
Who knew fruit could compliment brownies so well beyond just acting as a topping? These banana brownies by Back for Seconds are made with real mashed bananas rather than just banana pudding for artificial flavour!
12. Kona coffee Kahlua brownie
Is the deep, rich taste of coffee your absolute favourite flavour? You’re in luck, because that’s a pretty easy flavour to marry with your favourite baked goods! Cooking on The Weekends shows you how to combine the two ever so perfectly.
13. Chocolate and white chocolate fudge brownies
Sometimes it’s nice to have a little bit of contrast in the same place! These rich chocolate brownies by Back for Seconds are topped with another layer of white chocolate fudge brownie that gives you the perfect taste balance with each and every bite.
14. Applesauce brownies
We certainly hadn’t heard of applesauce brownies before we came across this recipe, but we’re so glad we’ve been enlightened! This recipe by The Big Man’s World has more perks than you’ll even believe. It’s healthy, it’s no bake, and it only involves three ingredients. Yes, one of them is apple sauce!
15. Chocolate chip cookie dough brownies
Are you looking for something a lot more gourmet and decadent than what you’ve seen so far? Recipe Girl is here to save your day! A chocolate chip cookie dough brownie might sound like a breakup cliche from a chick flick, but we’d gladly eat these on any occasion.