Mounds Brownies

Mounds Brownies are a delightful twist on the classic brownie, combining the rich, chocolatey goodness of brownies with the sweet, tropical flavor of coconut. This recipe is a perfect marriage of two beloved treats, resulting in a decadent and satisfying dessert.

Why You’ll Love This Recipe:

If you’re a fan of the iconic Mounds candy bar, you’ll adore these Mounds Brownies. The combination of moist, fudgy brownies with a generous layer of sweetened coconut and a rich chocolate frosting creates a dessert that’s both indulgent and irresistible. Whether you’re baking for a special occasion or simply craving a delightful treat, these Mounds Brownies are sure to impress.


  • 1 brownie mix (9×13 size)
  • 5 cups shredded coconut
  • 1 can sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 container chocolate frosting


  1. Preheat your oven according to the instructions on the brownie mix.
  2. Prepare the brownie mix as per the box directions and bake it in a 9×13 pan. Once baked, set it aside to cool slightly.
  3. In a mixing bowl, combine the shredded coconut, sweetened condensed milk, and powdered sugar. Mix until well combined.
  4. Spread the coconut mixture evenly over the hot brownies as soon as they are removed from the oven.
  5. In a microwave-safe bowl, heat the chocolate frosting until it is pourable. Pour the melted frosting over the coconut-topped brownies, spreading it to seal the edges.
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cooking Time: As per brownie mix instructions
  • Total Time: Varies based on brownie mix instructions
  • Kcal: Per serving
  • Servings: 12-16


Store the Mounds Brownies in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 3 days. For longer storage, refrigerate for up to a week, or freeze for up to 3 months.

Recipe Tips:

  • For an extra crunch, consider adding a layer of chopped almonds or pecans to the coconut mixture.
  • To enhance the coconut flavor, you can lightly toast the shredded coconut before mixing it with the sweetened condensed milk and powdered sugar.
  • Feel free to customize the brownie mix by using your favorite brand or a homemade brownie recipe for a personalized touch.

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