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Yum Alert: Pretzel Toffee Peanut Butter Brownies

Written by emilyc

Just in time for swimsuit season! Not just brownies, but brownies with pretzels, toffee, and peanut butter. Perfect. Recipe and image via Mel’s Kitchen Cafe.



2 1/2 sticks (20 tablespoons) butter
2 1/4 cups granulated sugar
1 3/4 cups unsweetened cocoa powder (natural or Dutch-process)
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
4 large eggs
1 cup all-purpose flour


1/2 cup peanut butter
1 cup coarsely crushed pretzels
1/2 – 3/4 cup chocolate chips
1/2 cup toffee bits (not chocolate covered)

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Emily is a New Yorker trapped in a Floridian's body and loves every minute of her big city life. With a major in international business and years of being surrounded by ill-fitting suits and all the wrong shoes, she learned that the importance of fashion needs to be communicated to the world. To her, fashion is on the same level as charity work and feeding hungry children. Emily can be found frolicking the streets of her gayborhood enjoying the off-color humor of the gays.

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