Ginger Sesame Seed Brownies

Ginger Sesame Seed Brownies
  • 15 squares
  • 0:15 Preparation
  • 0:20 Cooking
  • 0:45 Total Time

Ingredients

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  • 1/2 cup
    (125 mL)

    flour

  • 1 1/2 tsp.
    (8 mL)

    baking soda

  • 1 Tbsp.
    (15 mL)

    ground ginger

  • 1 tsp.
    (5 mL)

    ground cinnamon

  • 1 tsp.
    (5 mL)

    ground cloves

  • 2

    eggs

  • 3/4 cup
    (190 mL)

    sugar

  • 1/2 cup
    (125 mL)

    unsalted butter, melted

  • 1/3 cup
    (80 mL)

    chopped fresh ginger

  • 1/4 cup
    (60 mL)

    sesame seeds, toasted

Preparation

Preheat oven to 375°F (190°C). Grease a small square cake pan, line the bottom and sides with parchment paper.

Sift flour, baking soda and ground spices together. In a large bowl, beat eggs and sugar 2 minutes; beat in melted butter.

Sift dry ingredients together, and stir into egg batter with a wooden spoon. Stir in chopped ginger and half of the toasted sesame seeds.

Pour batter into the cake pan and sprinkle remaining sesame seeds over top. Bake 20 minutes or until firm to the touch.

Cool 10 minutes on a baking rack, and turn out. Cut brownies when completely cooled.

Source: Chef Ian Perreault