20 Surprising Brownie Mix Recipes and Ideas

Although the most obvious thing to make with brownie mix is brownies, there are plenty of other ways you can use it. If you can’t get enough of the wonderful chocolatey taste, why not try some of these brownie mix recipes, perhaps brownie batter dip, peppermint bark brownies or colorful M&M brownie cookies? There are also other tasty ideas to consider. So, the next time you’re at the grocery store, make sure you grab a box of brownie mix!

Brownie Sundae Waffle Bowls

A brownie sundae made in a waffle bowl.

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Brownie Sundae Waffle Bowls. Photo credit: xoxoBella.

Using boxed brownie mix, these easy brownie sundae waffle bowls are a delicious and visually impressive dessert option that combines the best of brownies, waffles, and ice cream. Perfect for pleasing a crowd, this dessert is sure to be a hit.
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S’mores Brownie Bite Truffles

Valentine's day chocolate truffles on a white plate.
Easy Valentine S’mores Brownie Bite Truffles. Photo credit: xoxoBella

You will love these s’mores brownie bite truffles using a boxed brownie mix. They make an easy Valentine treat. With simple ingredients like boxed brownies, chocolate, marshmallow and graham cracker crumbs you can make these tasty s’more truffles.
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Salted Caramel Brownie Cookies Recipe

Salted Caramel Brownie Cookies Recipe. Photo credit: The Cookie Rookie.

Salted Caramel Brownie Cookies are warm and gooey on the inside and wonderfully crunchy and chewy on the outside! Made with just five ingredients, these easy to make sweet and salty cookies are perfect for any occasion.
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Brownie Batter Dip (Ready In 5 Minutes)

Brownie Batter Dip (ready in 5 minutes). Photo credit: If You Give A Blonde A kitchen.

Looking for a quick and easy dessert dip? Try this chocolate brownie batter dip that is ready in 5 minutes! It’s the perfect party food.
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Nutella Cheesecake Brownies

Nutella Cheesecake Brownies. Photo credit: Quiche My Grits.

Nutella Cheesecake Brownies start with a brownie crust, followed by a luscious layer of vanilla cheesecake with a hazelnut Nutella swirl.
Get the Recipe: Nutella Cheesecake Brownies

Cherry Cheesecake Brownies

Cherry Cheesecake Brownies. Photo credit: Quiche My Grits.

Cherry Cheesecake Brownies will make your day! They start with a fudgy brownie crust, followed by creamy cheesecake that’s swirled with cherry pie filling.
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Easy Brownie Truffles With Boxed Brownie Mix

Easy Brownie Truffles with Boxed Brownie Mix. Photo credit: The Savvy Sparrow.

Whether you’re looking for a simple afternoon snack or a fun dessert for a party, you can’t go wrong with these brownie truffles!
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The BEST Brownies Recipe (Oreos Cookie Brownie). Photo credit: Platter Talk.

This Brownie Recipe uses a box of brownie mix, a tub of chocolate chip cookie dough, and Oreo cookies for an easy, decadent dessert.
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Monster Cookie Dough Brownies. Photo credit: Sugar & Soul.

Monster Cookie Dough Brownies are a deliciously sweet, layered dessert that’s made with a boxed brownie mix, edible cookie dough, and ganache!
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Easy Brownie Cookies Recipe

Easy Brownie Cookies Recipe. Photo credit: Sugar & Soul.

These Brownie Cookies are made from an adapted brownie box mix and are loaded with chocolate chips! They have a crisp outer edge and chewy fudge center!
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Chocolate Oreo Brownie Cookies

Chocolate Oreo Brownie Cookies. Photo credit: Whiskful Cooking.

Chocolate Oreo Brownie Cookies Ingredients: 18.3 ounces brownie mix · 1 cup Oreos · 1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips…
Get the Recipe: Chocolate Oreo Brownie Cookies

Miso Tahini Brownies

Miso Tahini Brownies. Photo credit: Sift & Simmer.

These Miso Tahini Brownies are an easy way to jazz up any boxed brownie mix. The salty and earthy flavours balance out the overall sweetness.
Get the Recipe: Miso Tahini Brownies

Easy Slutty Brownies

Easy Slutty Brownies. Photo credit: Sparkles To Sprinkles.

Easy Slutty Brownies! Chocolate chip cookies, double stuffed Oreos and brownies collide in one incredible loaded brownie recipe.
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Peppermint Bark Brownies

Peppermint Bark Brownies. Photo credit: Semi Homemade Kitchen.

Transform a basic brownie mix into holiday magic with our Peppermint Bark Brownies recipe! Perfect for festive gatherings.
Get the Recipe: Peppermint Bark Brownies

Mint Brownies

Mint Brownies. Photo credit: Dinner At The Zoo.

These mint brownies are fudgy chocolate brownies topped with a layer of mint frosting and chocolate. An easy yet impressive dessert recipe.
Get the Recipe: Mint Brownies

Peanut Butter Brownies

Peanut Butter Brownies. Photo credit: Dinner At The Zoo.

These layered peanut butter brownies are a rich chocolate base topped with peanut butter frosting and fudge.
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M&M Brownie Cookies

M&M Brownie Cookies . Photo credit: The Cookie Rookie.

Homemade M&M Brownie Cookies are as delicious as they are colorful! These cookies come together quickly with just 4 ingredients.
Get the Recipe: M&M Brownie Cookies

Malted Fudge Brownie Ice Cream Sandwiches

Malted Fudge Brownie Ice Cream Sandwiches. Photo credit: Love & Olive Oil.

Sweet dreams are made of these malted fudge brownie ice cream sandwiches, with layers of chewy fudge brownie, luscious ganache, and a malted cocoa ice cream. These brownie ice cream sandwiches are quite possibly one of my favorite recipes, ever. With layers of silky smooth milk chocolate ganache and a light cocoa ice cream that’s
Get the Recipe: Malted Fudge Brownie Ice Cream Sandwiches

Starbucks Double Chocolate Brownies {Copycat Recipe}

Starbucks Double Chocolate Brownies {Copycat Recipe}. Photo credit: Averie Cooks.

The brownies are rich, fudgy, not cakey, perfectly chewy, and so easy to make. One bowl, no mixer, and studded with chocolate chunks!
Get the Recipe: Starbucks Double Chocolate Brownies {Copycat Recipe}

Strawberry Brownies

Strawberry Brownies (Chocolate Covered Strawberry Brownie Recipe). Photo credit: The Cookie Rookie.

Strawberry brownies are perfect for Valentine’s Day! This Chocolate Covered Strawberry Brownie Recipe is a mix of soft chocolate-y brownie, creamy strawberry filling, & a layer of melted chocolate.
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