ingredients

  • 1 (8 ounce) box reduced fat cream cheese
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1/8 cup milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 package brownie mix (choose directions for the cake-style brownies)
  • 1 cup M&M’S Brand Chocolate Candies

directions

Heat oven to 350 degrees F.

In a mixing bowl, beat cream cheese with sugar. Add egg, milk and vanilla extract. Set aside.

Prepare brownie mix according to package directions.

Spoon 2/3 of brownie batter into a parchment-lined 9x13-inch baking pan.

Spoon reserved cream cheese mixture over brownie batter.

Scrape remaining brownie batter over cream cheese mixture.

Swirl the tip of a knife through batter to make a marbled effect.

Press M&M’S Brand Chocolate Candies into batter.

Bake 45-50 minutes until slightly moist in the center.

Cool completely before cutting 8x4 into 1 1/2-inch squares.

Recipe reprinted by permission of Mars. All rights reserved.