Baking with The Vintage Cake
Join Gina Roselle CC’06 and Nancy Lee RC’07, pastry chefs and co-owners of The Vintage Cake, in a step-by-step tutorial to create their famous Salted Caramel Jack Daniel’s Brownies. Find the full recipe below the video!
Salted Caramel Jack Daniel’s Brownies
|Butter||12 oz.||1 ½ Cups||Melt together butter and milk chocolate in mixer bowl over bain-marie.|
|Milk Chocolate (Chips)||35 oz.||5 ¾ Cups|
|Granulated Sugar||12 oz.||1 ½ Cups||Slowly add sugar, vanilla, and Jack with paddle attachment and scrape.|
|Vanilla Extract||½ oz.||1 Tbsp|
|Jack Daniel’s||12 oz.||1 ½ Cups|
|Eggs||300 g||5 *extra large||Slowly add eggs and scrape.|
|A.P. Flour||3 Cups||3 Cups||Combine and add until completely incorporated. Do not over-mix!
Spread into pan and drizzle with chewy caramel.
Bake at 325°F and toothpick test.
|Kosher Salt (or Sea Salt)||1 tsp||1 ½ tsp|
|Baking Powder||¾ tsp||¾ tsp|
|Yield (¾” thick):||½ Sheet
*5 qt. mixer
|9”x13” Glass Dish||Once cool, drizzle with more chewy caramel and sprinkle with kosher salt to finish.|
|Sugar||1 Cup||225 g||Combine sugar and corn syrup in a small pot with a spatula. On low to medium heat, let the sugar and corn syrup melt together and caramelize to an amber/honey color. Do not over stir. Once it is a caramel, switch off the heat.|
|Light Corn Syrup (or Glucose)||¼ Cup||100 g|
|Heavy Cream||1 Cup||175 g||With a whisk, add heavy cream slowly to the caramel while constantly whisking. Wear an oven mitt! The caramel will bubble, so you need to constantly whisk. Once the heavy cream is incorporated, add salt and butter, whisk until caramel is smooth. Pour caramel into a separate bowl and let cool.
Note: Make sure all the ingredients are at room temperature.
|Salt||½ Teaspoon||3 g|
|Butter||1 stick||110 g|