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Mint Chocolate Guinness Brownies

Mint Chocolate Guinness Brownies! Easy and fun green brownies made with quick mint icing and Guinness! Perfect for Saint Patrick's Day! Fun and festive | The Cookie Rookie

Simplified Mint Chocolate Guinness Brownies are the hit of any Saint Patrick’s Day party and are delicious year round!

Mint Chocolate Guinness Brownies! Easy and fun green brownies made with quick mint icing and Guinness! Perfect for Saint Patrick's Day! Fun and festive | The Cookie RookieMy very FAVORITE holiday is coming soon!!! I think because I have red(ish) hair and virtually translucent skin, I have always loved Saint Patrick’s Day.  Redheads look best in green! Takes me back to my roots.  A couple years ago my family was able to travel to Ireland for vacation and it was the trip of a lifetime.  We had fabulous food, saw the most beautiful landscapes I’ve ever seen in person, and drank Guiness from the tap (in very small quantities haha).  It was so fun.  Guinness might not be quite the same in bottle form, but it’s still an Irish classic that pairs surprisingly well with your favorite brownies! Add some mint icing on the top, and you’re set! …

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