Rocky Top Brownies

Rocky Top BrowniesRecipe
Photo: Lee Harrelson; Styling: Mindi Shapiro
Executive Foods Editor Susan Dosier came up with this fun recipe. Substitute an equal amount of your favorite chocolate-covered candy for the peanut butter cups, if desired.


Makes 32 brownies

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 10 Minutes
Bake: 25 Minutes


1 (19-ounce) package brownie mix
1/2 cup butter, melted
3 large eggs
1 (13-ounce) package miniature chocolate-covered peanut butter cups, coarsely chopped


Stir together first 3 ingredients until blended. Spoon batter into a greased and floured 13- x 9-inch pan.

Bake at 350° for 23 minutes or until center is set. Remove from oven, and sprinkle brownies evenly with chopped candy. Return to oven, and bake 2 minutes. Remove from oven, and cool completely on a wire rack. Cut brownies into squares.