If you love chocolate and mint, these gluten free chocolate mint flourless brownies are a deliciously easy dessert to make. Flourless chocolate brownies are gluten free so get ready to dig in!
These brownies bake in your cast iron skillet, making it so easy! Top with your favorite ice cream and hot fudge. If you love chocolaty brownies, I have you covered with the best Gluten Free Brownie recipes.
This all started when I found the cutest mini cast iron skillets when I was out shopping today. They are perfect for a dessert for two! But then again…
Are you a dessert fiend too?? I am sure I have totally corrupted my kids as well because they both inherited my sweet tooth!”
You know me…I am not usually the single-serving type of girl. I like my desserts, and I don’t like tiny portions. Luckily, these cast iron skillets hold just the right amount of gluten free brownie to make me happy. (These mini skillets also make a perfect cookie skillet.)
If you love brownies, this homemade flourless chocolate brownie recipe is for you. They have just the right amount of chocolate gooeyness with a splash of mint flavor bursting through.
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Typical Brownie Ingredients:
A recipe for flourless brownies can be made with a lot of different ingredients. The most important ingredients are:
- chocolate or cocoa
- gluten free flour (or they can be flourless!)
- oil or butter
From these basics, you can add all sorts of fun things like chocolate chips, black beans, mint, candy pieces, etc. recipe for flourless brownies
Fun mix-ins to add to brownies:
You can add so many delicious things to customize your brownie recipe! I am always in support of customizing your dessert with your favorite things. You can use up your favorite candies from Halloween, Easter, or any other occasion that you are loaded up with candy.
- Add walnuts or pecans for a bit of protein.
- Add M&Ms or chocolate chips.
- Mix-in Halloween candy.
- If you like mint, add some chopped up Andes Candies.
How to make homemade brownies without flour:
Get a large bowl and add the dry ingredients. Whisk to blend.
Next, in a medium-sized bowl, add the wet ingredients. Pour the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients and mix well. Spray an 8×8 baking dish with coconut oil. Pour the brownie batter into the baking dish and bake.
Either way, these flourless fudgy brownies will make your day.
What cocoa powder is best for this flourless chocolate mint brownie recipe?
This gluten free chocolate brownie recipe is great with or without ice cream and hot fudge.
How do you know when the brownies are baked?
I love to use the toothpick method to tell when these brownies are baked. Insert a toothpick into the middle of the brownie. If the toothpick comes out clean, your brownies are ready! If you see batter or crumbs, you will want to bake them a little longer.
More Yummy Gluten Free Brownie Recipes:
- Chocolate Brookie Cookies
- Paleo Chocolate Delicata Squash Brownies
- Gluten Free Brownie S’mores Tarts
- Fudgy Paleo Vegan Brownies
Things You Need to Make This Recipe:
- 2 large eggs
- 3/4 cup cocoa powder
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 1 teaspoon peppermint extract
- 1/3 cup coconut oil
- Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
- In a large bowl, add all dry ingredients, including sugar and whisk to blend.
- In a smaller bowl, add wet ingredients and whisk to blend.
- Pour wet ingredients into the dry ingredients (optional add chocolate chips or nuts) and mix.
- Add brownie batter to mini well seasoned cast iron pans, or a greased 8x8 baking dish.
- Bake for 20-22 minutes until done.
Nutrition Information:Yield: 8 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 229 Total Fat: 11g Saturated Fat: 8g Trans Fat: 0g Unsaturated Fat: 1g Cholesterol: 47mg Sodium: 18mg Carbohydrates: 30g Fiber: 2g Sugar: 25g Protein: 3g