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Chocolate Cherry Brownie Dessert Pizza

Prep Time25 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time45 mins
Course: Dessert
Servings: 12 servings
Author: Melanie - Gather for Bread

Ingredients

Brownies

  • 10 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 1 1/4 cups sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3/4 cup cocoa powder I use dark cocoa powder
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking powder

Cream Layer

  • 1 package 8 ounces cream cheese softened
  • 1 1/2 cups of powdered sugar

Cherry Layer

  • 1 can cherry pie filling

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a 12-inch round rimmed pizza pan with nonstick spray; set aside.
  • In a medium mixing bowl, melt butter in microwave safe bowl. Let cool.
  • Add sugar, eggs, and vanilla. Combine and stir for about 1 minute. Add cocoa powder, flour, salt, and baking powder. Stir until fully combined, about 50 strokes. Don't overmix. Spread batter onto prepared pan.
  • Bake in preheated oven for 25 to 30 minutes. Do not overcook. Remove from oven and place on a cooling rack.
  • Meanwhile, combine softened cream cheese and powdered sugar. Beat together for about 2 minutes, until smooth.
  • Spread evenly over the cooled brownie pie.
  • Carefully spoon cherry pie filling over the cream cheese layer.
  • Refrigerate until serving. Let sit at room temperature for 10-15 minutes before slicing. Slice into wedges and enjoy.