Cherry Cola Brownies

Cherry Cola Brownies
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  2. 1 (19.9-ounce) package fudge brownie mix
  3. 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
  4. 2 eggs
  5. 1/2 cup regular cola soda
  6. 1/2 cup chopped maraschino cherries, plus 12 cherry halves for garnish
  8. 3 2/3 cups confectioners's sugar
  9. 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter
  10. 6 tablespoons regular cola soda
  11. 3 tablespoons cocoa powder
  12. 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Coat a 9- x 13-inch baking pan with cooking spray.
  2. In a large bowl, combine brownie mix, oil, eggs, and cola; mix well. Stir in chopped cherries, then spread into prepared pan.
  3. Bake 25 to 30 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Let cool 1 hour.
  4. In a medium bowl, place confectioners' sugar; set aside.
  5. In a small saucepan over medium heat, combine butter, cola, and cocoa. Bring mixture to a boil, stirring constantly. Pour cocoa mixture into confectioners' sugar and beat until smooth. Stir in vanilla.
  6. Spread frosting over brownies and garnish with cherries. Cut and serve.