Mint-Chocolate Chunk Brownies

Mint-Chocolate Chunk Brownies are the perfect treat for those days when you crave something sweet but don’t have hours to spend in the kitchen. Combining the rich, fudgy texture of classic brownies with the refreshing zing of mint, these brownies are a crowd-pleaser that feels indulgent yet easy to make. With just a handful of ingredients and minimal prep time, you can whip up a batch that will delight both family and friends.

The recipe starts with melting butter and chocolate together, creating a smooth, velvety base. Sugar is whisked in, followed by eggs and a splash of vanilla extract, which adds depth to the flavor. The dry ingredients—flour, cocoa powder, and a pinch of salt—are then folded in, resulting in a thick, glossy batter. To this, generous chunks of mint chocolate are added, ensuring bursts of minty sweetness in every bite. The batter is spread into a baking pan and baked until the edges are set, and the center remains wonderfully gooey.

These Mint-Chocolate Chunk Brownies are incredibly versatile and perfect for any occasion. Serve them warm with a scoop of vanilla ice cream for a decadent dessert, or enjoy them at room temperature with a cup of coffee for an afternoon pick-me-up. They also make fantastic gifts—simply wrap them up in parchment paper and tie with a ribbon for a homemade touch. With their irresistible combination of mint and chocolate, these brownies are sure to become a staple in your baking repertoire, providing a quick and delicious treat for any busy day.


  • ¾ cup unsifted all-purpose flour
  • ¼ teaspoon baking soda
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • ¾ cup white sugar
  • cup unsalted butter
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoons mint extract + 1 teaspoon for frosting
  • 2 large eggs
  • 12 (1 ounce) squares semisweet chocolate, cut into 1/2-inch chunks
  • 1 premade container of vanilla frosting


1 – Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C). Grease a 9-inch square baking pan.

2 – Combine flour, baking soda, and salt in a medium bowl.

3 – Combine sugar, butter, and water in a pot over medium heat; bring to a boil. Immediately remove from the heat and add 1/2 of the semisweet chocolate, vanilla extract, and mint extract. Stir until smooth and chocolate has melted. Transfer to a large bowl and allow to cool for 10 minutes.

4 – Add eggs, 1 at a time, to the chocolate mixture, beating well after each addition. Gradually add flour mixture and mix until smooth. Fold in remaining chocolate. Spread batter into the prepared baking pan.

5 – Bake in the preheated oven until top is dry and edges have started to pull away from the sides of the pan, about 30 minutes. Let cool completely before slicing.

6 – Add the container of vanilla frosting to a mixing bowl. add 1 tablespoon of mint extract and green food coloring. Stir until combined. Put on cooled-down brownies

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