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Winter Wonderland Snowmen Brownies Recipe


35 minutes
Skill Level
12 large brownies or 36 squares

It doesn't have to be snowing for you to enjoy this recipe. HERSHEY'S CHIPITS has the perfect recipe for warming up with Winter Wonderland Snowmen Brownies!

Ingredients & Directions

Bake Time
35 minutes


  • 3/4 cup
    HERSHEY'S Cocoa (175 mL)
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda (2 mL)
  • 2/3 cup
    butter or margarine, melted and divided (150 mL)
  • 1/2 cup
    boiling water (125 mL)
  • 2 cups
    granulated sugar (500 mL)
  • 2
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla (5 mL)
  • 1 1/2 cups
    all-purpose flour (375 mL)
  • icing sugar (optional)


Equipment Needed 
oven Oven
baking pan 13x9-inch (33x23 cm) Baking Pan
bowl Bowl
refrigerator Refrigerator

Heat oven to 350°F (180°C). Line 13 x 9-inch (33 x 23 cm) baking pan with foil; grease foil.


In large bowl, mix together cocoa and baking soda; stir in 1/3 cup (75 mL) of the melted butter. Add boiling water; stir until mixture thickens.


Stir in sugar, eggs, vanilla and remaining 1/3 cup (75 mL) butter; stir until smooth. Add flour; blend completely.


Stir in peanut butter chips. Pour into prepared pan.


Bake 35 to 40 minutes or until brownies begin to pull away from sides of foil. Cool completely in pan. Cover; refrigerate until firm. Remove from pan; remove foil. Cut into shapes with gingerbread man cookie cutters, or cut into squares. Just before serving, sprinkle with powdered sugar, if desired. Decorate as desired.