This is such an easy recipe, which is always a hit with my kids. Everyone loves brownies and everyone loves M&Ms, so today, I just added them together. My new creation is called Air Fryer M&M Brownie Bar. Yummy!
These are a soft and cherry brownie, which is a great afternoon snack. I usually hand my kids a glass of cold milk, while I sit down and have a coffee break for myself. And everyone loves a treat.
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Ingredients In Air Fryer M&M Brownie Bar–
- Brown sugar
- Vanilla extract
- All-purpose flour
- Baking soda
- Chocolate chips
Here are the Easy Directions on How to Make them in Your Air Fryer-
Then cream the butter and sugar together. Mix well together.
Then mix in the brown sugar.
Then after the butter and sugars have been creamed together, add the eggs.
Blend together. Until you have a nice and light mixture.
Add in the flour, baking powder, and salt, and mix well.
Return to mixer and mix until well blended.
Now with a spatula or large spoon, mix in the chocolate chips. DO NOT over mix.
Spray an air fryer safe pan with non-stick cooking spray or olive oil spray.
Add your brownie batter.
Put your pan into your air fryer basket.
Some Common Questions About This Recipe–
The most common question– Do I have to use regular M&MS in this recipe?
The answer is no, you can use any type of M&Ms, you want, some of my favorites are:
- Peanut M&M’s.
- Almond M&M’s.
- Coconut M&M’s.
- Holiday M&M’s.
- Mini M&M’s
- Pretzels M&M’s
Any other type of M&M you see in the store.
How to Store Leftover M&M Brownies-
Assuming that you have any left. The best thing to do is let them cool down to room temperature and then place in an airtight container. Then place the container into the refrigerator.
If you want to freeze any leftovers, let them cool to room temperature, then place them on a baking sheet. Freeze each individual M&M bar, and then place the frozen M&M bar into an airtight container or Ziploc bag These should last about 2 months.
To use from the freezer, simply leave on the counter to defrost.
What Are Some Good Brownie Pans for the Air Fryer?
This is another really common question, and my answer is always the same, you want a pan that is on the thin side, nothing too wide, or it will not cook evenly. I have had great success with: (affiliate links included)
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Don’t Forget to Pin, Air Fryer M&M Brownie Bars–Print
This is such a great and easy recipe. My kids love the M&Ms added to the batter, it makes for a great treat.
- 2 sticks room temperature butter
- 1 cup of sugar
- 1 cup brown sugar
- 3 eggs
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 3 cups flour
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 1/2 cup M&M’s
- 1 cup of chocolate chips
- Start by placing your butter at room temperature. Once it is softened, add it to the mixing bowl, along with the white sugar.
Mix those together, until they are nice and light & fluffy
- Then blend int he brown sugar, again beat until nice, light and fluffy.
- Add your eggs, and vanilla extract and mix well.
- Add your flour, baking soda, and salt and mix until everything is well combined.
- Fold in your M&M’s and then fold in your chocolate chips. Mix until the candy and chips are well distributed.
- Spray an air fryer safe pan, that fits in your basket.
- Set the time for 320 degrees f, for 15 minutes.
After 15 minutes check and see if it’s done, if not add more time. Otherwise, remove.
- Let cool, before you cut and serve.