Recipes: Pecan Tazzies & "Better-Than-Sex" Brownies


Pecan Tazzies



2 Eggs, beaten

¾ Cup Brown Sugar

1 Tablespoon Butter, softened

1 Teaspoon vanilla

½ Cup Chopped Pecans


½ Cup Butter

3 Ounces Cream Cheese

1 Cup Flour

Mix filling ingredients together. Cover and chill.

Take some dough and press into mini muffin pans. Place about a teaspoon full of chopped pecans into each cup, and then add filling mix to fill the cup. Bake at 350 degrees for 25 minutes or until set.


Better-Than-Sex Brownies

1 stick (½ Cup) Butter

1 Cup Sugar

2 Eggs

6 Tablespoons Cocoa

1 Teaspoon Espresso powder

½ Teaspoon Vanilla

½ Cup Flour

1 Cup Walnuts, chopped, optional

Mix butter and sugar until creamy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each. Add cocoa, espresso powder, and vanilla. Mix in flour and nuts.

Pour into an 8x8 greased pan.

Bake at 350 degrees for 20-30 minutes, until done.

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debby28 8 years ago from WASHINGTON

Where would you buy expresso powder

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sdorrian 8 years ago from Chicago Author

I've seen it at Whole Foods. You can also order it online from King Arthur Flour. You can also use instant Espresso granules.

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tdarby 7 years ago

Those tazzies look fabulous. I have never had them and am going to make some this week. Thanks for the recipe--I am always looking for new recipes.

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Cheri Schultz 7 years ago from Midwest

I am making those pecan sazzies today!! Wow do they sound scrumptious. Thank you for the recipe.

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