Fudgy Walnut Brownies


These are the most delicious walnut brownies, fudgy inside and flaky outside.

Last week was a very hectic one. Besides my children and work, we attended a wedding and finally embraced an extreme make over in our family room, including painting the ceiling and walls and redoing the fireplace mantle. I devoted every free moment to this project that I had been neglecting for a good while. We are almost done and everything seems to flow nicely…

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But here is Valentine Day, one of Andrés Ignacio (9) and Tomás Eugenio (7) favorite celebrations, and besides preparing the Valentine’s baggies for their parties at school, I almost forgot to bake something for the occasion.

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So, busy as I am, I decided to surprise my Valentines, with some walnut brownies, cause after all, Valentine Day is about chocolate and love and who wouldn’t love a bite of this wonderful chocolate morsel?

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The best walnut brownies ever

I got this recipe from Inés Morales: a mom, a lawyer and a legal translator who happens to bake the most delicious brownies ever. She gave me her recipe more than 10 years ago with two warnings.

Walnut Brownies - SAVOIR FAIRE by enrilemoine

The first one: you have to bake them for just 20 minutes, not 19, not 21: just 20 minutes, to get the creamy fudgy consistency and the flaky top.

Walnut Brownies - SAVOIR FAIRE by enrilemoine

The second one: after you bake the brownies, you have to wait until they are totally cold before cutting them. The wait is worth it: you can neatly cut them, avoiding the crumbs…

Walnut Brownies - SAVOIR FAIRE by enrilemoine

Since I got this recipe, baking brownies became a must in my family celebrations. Here’s Inés wonderful formula. I hope you like it as much as I do.

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How to make Walnut Brownies

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Following is a printable version of recipe. I hope you like it as much as we do. Please don’t forget to subscribe to my YouTube channel. Happy baking!

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5 from 28 votes

Walnut Brownies

Fudgy in the inside and flaky on the top, no doubt these are the best walnut brownies you will ever have.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Resting time30 mins
Total Time1 hr
Servings: 24 brownies
Calories: 195kcal


  • ounces semi sweet chocolate I used Ghirardelli premium baking bar
  • 10 Tbs. butter
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 cup super fine sugar
  • 1 1/3 cup all purpose flour
  • 4 Tbs. sweet ground chocolate and cocoa I used Ghirardelli premium baking cocoa
  • 1 1/3 cup chopped walnuts



Nutrition Facts
Walnut Brownies
Amount Per Serving (1 brownie)
Calories 195 Calories from Fat 117
% Daily Value*
Fat 13g20%
Saturated Fat 5g31%
Cholesterol 40mg13%
Sodium 53mg2%
Potassium 99mg3%
Carbohydrates 19g6%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 11g12%
Protein 3g6%
Vitamin A 189IU4%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 18mg2%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Course: Desserts, Snacks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: brownies, brownies recipe, brownies with walnuts, fudgy brownis recipe, walnut brownies recipe, walnuts brownies
Author: Inés Morales

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