Grandmom’s Cream de Menthe Squares

One Step Cake Layer:

1 cup granulated sugar
4 eggs, beaten
1 cup AP flour
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 cup butter (1 stick)
16 oz. chocolate syrup (like Hershey’s or U-bet)
1 tsp vanilla extract

Blend the above cake ingredients together and pour batter into a greased and floured 8″ square cake pan. Bake in a preheated 350F degree oven for 30 minutes. Allow to cool in pan.

Mint Layer:

2 cups confectioner’s sugar
5 TBSP green Creme de Menthe

Whisk together mint layer ingredients until smooth and well blended. Spread over completely cooled cake.

Chocolate Icing Layer:

12 oz. bag chocolate chips
12 TBSP butter

Melt chocolate icing ingredients together and carefully pour and smooth over mint layer.

Cut into squares after chocolate layer cools completely.

2 thoughts on “Grandmom’s Cream de Menthe Squares

  1. This one’s for number three daughter who is absolutely passionate about chocolate and mint …. I’ll remember to make it with her when I’m next in England. I know she will love it!

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s