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Amaretto Flourless Chocolate Bars Recipe


Get into the ?spirits? to make this decadent Christmas bar cookie. Sweet, almond-flavored amaretto mixes with rich melted chocolate for a delicious dessert you can bring to your next holiday party.
Makes: Makes about 2 dozen bars.

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Step 1

Preheat oven to 350°F. Line 8 in. square pan with foil, letting sides hang over edges of pan. Prepare with vegetable pan spray.

Step 2

In large metal or heat-resistant glass bowl, combine 8 ounces chopped chocolate, butter, sugar and cocoa powder. Place over pot of boiling water on low heat. Stir constantly until mixture is smooth and evenly melted. Remove from heat; stir in 1/4 cup amaretto. Add eggs, one at a time, stirring well after each addition. Pour batter into prepared pan.

Step 3

Bake 27-30 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center of cake comes out nearly clean (a crumb or two is okay). Cool in pan on cooling grid 30 minutes. Refrigerate at least 4 hours.

Step 4

For ganache, combine remaining 4 ounces chopped chocolate and cream in medium microwave-safe container. Microwave at half (50%) power 1 minute; stir. Microwave on 50% power in 30-second intervals, stirring between each, until chocolate is almost melted. Stir thoroughly until mixture is smooth. Stir in remaining 2 tablespoons amaretto.

Step 5

Lift brownie from pan using foil; remove foil and place brownie on serving plate. Pour ganache over brownie top. Sprinkle with chopped almonds. Refrigerate until set or ready to serve. Cut.

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semi-sweet chocolate, coarsly chopped and divided

12 ounces semi-sweet chocolate, coarsly chopped and divided

unsalted butter, cut into chunks

12 tablespoons (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, cut into chunks

granulated sugar

3/4 cup granulated sugar

cocoa powder

1/2 cup cocoa powder

amaretto liqueur, divided

1/4 cup + 2 tablespoons amaretto liqueur, divided

eggs

4 eggs

heavy whipping cream

1/4 cup heavy whipping cream

whole almonds, toasted and roughly chopped

1/4 cup whole almonds, toasted and roughly chopped

Non-stick vegetable pan spray

Non-stick vegetable pan spray

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8 in. Square Pan

8 in. Square Pan

Aluminum foil

Aluminum foil

large metal or heat-resistant glass bowl

large metal or heat-resistant glass bowl

large pot or double boiler

large pot or double boiler

rubber or silicone spatula

rubber or silicone spatula

Toothpick

Toothpick

Microwave-safe bowl

Microwave-safe bowl

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