This dish was made as part of “No Fuss American” menu. Please see here for the other dishes as part of this menu.
This is one of the easiest yet tastiest brownie recipes. Too good.
Ingredients for the brownie
Maida/All purpose flour: 1 cup Cocoa powder: 1/4 cup(I used Cadbury's brand) Powdered sugar: 3/4 cup Baking Soda: 1/2 tsp Baking Powder: 1/2 tsp Fresh thick yogurt/curd: 6 tbsp Milk: 5 tbsp Melted butter: 5 tbsp Walnut: 1/4 cup(chopped) Vanilla Essence: 1/2 tsp
Ingredients for the cream
Fresh Cream: 2 cups(chilled. I used Amul Fresh Cream) Powdered Sugar: 4 tbsp Vanilla Essence: 1/4 tsp Canned Peach halves: 8(I did not use this) Cherry for garnish
Procedure to make the brownie
1.Preheat the oven to 180 degree C 2.Mix all the dry ingredients in a bowl and keep aside 3.Mix all the wet ingredients. 4.Fold in the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients without over mixing. 5. Pour the batter in a greased baking tray and bake for 20 to 25 minutes or until a tooth pick inserted comes out almost clean. 6.Cut small pieces once cooled and keep aside.
Procedure for the cream
1.Whip the cream until it forms soft peaks and doubles in volume.(Mine was thick enough and that shows in the photo too.) 2.Fold in the sugar and vanilla essence. 3.Fill the cream in a piping bag and keep aside.
Putting it together
1.Pipe out some cream in a tall glass(I did not use a piping bag. I used a spoon to put the cream in the glass) 2.Place a few brownie square and top with a peach half. 3.Repeat step 1 an 2 again and garnish with a cherry. Serve chilled or as it is.