Best Ever Bourbon Brownies Recipe


Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time15 Min
Ready In25 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageServings4
VegetarianMain Ingredient


 Butter1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
 Granulated sugar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Water2 Tablespoon
 Semisweet chocolate pieces1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Vanilla1 Teaspoon
 All-purpose flour3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
 Baking soda1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Salt1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Pecans1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), chopped
 Bourbon3 Tablespoon
 Butter3 Tablespoon, softened
 Powdered sugar1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), sifted
 Milk3 Teaspoon
 Vanilla1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Semisweet chocolate1 Ounce, melted

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1079 Calories from Fat 495

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 57 g87.7%

Saturated Fat 28.6 g142.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 170.6 mg

Sodium 247.8 mg10.3%

Total Carbohydrates 133 g44.4%

Dietary Fiber 2.6 g10.4%

Sugars 107.5 g

Protein 8 g15.5%

Vitamin A 17.7% Vitamin C 0.3%

Calcium 4.2% Iron 12.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
2. Line a baking pan with greased foil and set aside.

3. In a saucepan, mix 1/3 cup butter, granulated sugar and water. Cook over medium flame and blend until the mixture boils.
4. Remove the pan from heat.
5. Further, add 1 cup chocolate pieces, stirring until melted.
6. Add eggs, flour, baking soda, salt and vanilla. Use a spoon to beat until combined. Finally, add pecans.
7. In a greased pan, spread the batter evenly.
8. Bake for approximately 20 minutes or until edges are set.
9. Top the brownies with bourbon.
10. Cool in pan on wire rack.

11. In a bowl, make frosting by beating 3 tablespoons butter for 30 seconds with an electric mixer.
12. Add powdered sugar slowly and beat well to mix followed by 2 teaspoons milk and vanilla.
13. Add leftover milk to attain spreading consistency, if required.
14. Spread it over brownies.

15. Top the brownies with melted chocolate.
16. Cut into bars before serving.