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[Cookie Elf #238] Go Green! Fudge Mint Brownies for St. Patrick's Day
March 13, 2018
Dear Cookie Elf reader,

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Today's feature gives you the perfect chance to go green - in your kitchen. This Fudge Mint Brownies recipe is an easy way for you to celebrate St. Patrick's Day!

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Feature: Go Green with Fudge Mint Brownies for St. Patrick's Day

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This Fudge Mint Brownies recipe : bar cookie? Yes. Brownie? Yes. Layer bars? Yes.

It's all three!

And it's a perfect marriage of one of the most enduring flavor combinations: chocolate and mint.

Prep time: 10 minutes
Bake time: 24-26 minutes
Cooling time: about an hour>br? Makes about 35 bars

Get the full recipe for Fudge Mint Brownies … and discover other brownie variations on The Elf's Pinterest Board.

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That’s it for now. See you next time!

Happy baking,

Kathy, The Cookie Elf

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