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Peep Brownie S’mores

Easter candy is hitting the shelves and I’ve been eyeing a few of my childhood favorites.

Cadbury eggs anyone?

My younger brother had an obsession with Peeps growing up and I would generously donate those out of my Easter basket to him. But in a Peep Brownie S’more?

Heck no! I’m not giving these away!

Actually, I want to put a disclaimer on this recipe. Bake and eat this at your own risk. This was not made for human consumption more than once a year. Seriously. I am not responsible for any weight gain (ha!)

These are super simple. First, you grease a 9×13 pan and line the bottom of the pan with Graham Crackers. Follow with your favorite Brownie mix (I used Ghirardelli Chocolate Chunk) and bake per your brownie box directions.

The next layer is (about seven) of your favorite candy bars. I used Hershey’s and Crunch bars. On top of those add your Peeps. Crank the oven up to 425 and pop the Brownie S’mores back in the oven for about 5-10 minutes or until the Peeps get large and puffy.

Like this.

Finish the S’mores off with another layer of graham crackers. If you think it needs a little more melting, pop them in the oven for a few more minutes.

And Voila! The perfect way to eat Peeps.

Peep Brownie S’mores

1 box of Graham Crackers
1 box Brownie Mix
Several boxes of peeps (about 21 peeps in all)
7 candy bars of your choice.

1. Grease a 9×13 pan.
2. Layer the bottom with graham crackers.
3. Make your brownies per the box’s directions and pour over the graham crackers. Bake at the box’s recommended baking time and heat.
4. Top with your candy bars.
5. Layer your Peeps over the candy bars and raise the oven temperature to 425. Bake about 5-10 minutes or until the Peeps are large and puffy.
6. Top with graham cracker squares and feel free to put the S’mores back in the oven to melt further.

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Comments

  1. Hi! Saw this on Huffington Post – how fun and pretty! Oh yeah — they look amazing!! Thanks for sharing!

  2. Oooh cool. Never would have thought to use Peeps.

  3. Cracking up at this delicious dessert. Poor Peeps!

  4. This is a great idea. I am always on a look out for such simple 5 min recipes for my kids. Thanks.

  5. Wanted to let you know that I featured this on my blog in a collection of “Peeps” ideas! Looks so yummy!

    Susan
    http://www.ohmy-creative.com/home/decor-accents/marshmallow-goodness-a-collection-of-18-creative-peeps-ideas/

  6. These look AMAZING! My husband gave up sugar for Lent and I am definitely making these as a treat for him and my kids on Easter Day!

  7. These are so clever!!

  8. Soo cute, I love these!! Look super yummy too :)

  9. These look SUPER yummy!
    Kas

  10. This may make me change my stance on marshmallow peeps from meh to yum!

  11. I’m not normally a fan of peeps but this looks awesome! We will have to try this for Easter.

  12. Oh yum…these look amazing!

  13. Oh gosh I am so making these for my kids. I love how simple this is!

  14. Thanks Katie. SO unhealthy, but I just had to make them. It’s a fun treat for Easter!

  15. These are great Emily!! Both my daughters would be heaven with these! Love it!!

  16. what could be more fun??? such a cute idea!!

    (i can’t believe its almost easter already!!)

  17. Looks decadent. Like a kid’s dream. Big kids too! (http://chatonsworld.blogspot.com)

  18. What a great idea! So cute!

  19. What a fantastic idea! Now I’m REALLY looking forward to Easter!

  20. @ Emily: Never thought about doing this before, so smart! Great post.

  21. @ Penelope: Right now I just use Picnik, but will be switching to Photoshop once Picnik is closed.

  22. Ooh, it looks sooo yummy! I love smores, and these are so colorful.

    What do you use to get the sort of watermark look on the photos? I am looking for something similar to watermark my photos, but I love the color options and fonts you feature…is it a software?

  23. Now those are just too stinkin’ cute! I love how you used Peeps in there.

  24. The different colour marshmallows makes everything look so different!

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