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Mud Hens

Ingredients

Crust

  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 (1 ounce) square chocolate, melted
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup walnuts
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder

Filling

  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup walnuts
  • 2 tablespoons flour
  • 1 egg
  • 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese (2 ounces reserved for frosting)
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 (6 ounce) package chocolate chips
  • 2 cups miniature marshmallows

Frosting

  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 2 ounces cream cheese
  • 2 cups confectioners' sugar
  • 1 (1 ounce) square chocolate, melted
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup milk (or less)

Instructions

  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a 15 x 10-inch jellyroll pan.
  2. CrustCombine all ingredients and spread in prepared pan.
  3. Filling: Combine all except chocolate chips and marshmallows, and spread over unbaked layer.
  4. Sprinkle with chocolate chips.
  5. Bake for 22-25 minutes.
  6. When done, sprinkle marshmallows over the top and put back in oven for 4-5 minutes.
  7. Cool and frost.
  8. Frosting: Mix. Add milk a little at a time until the desired consistency.
  9. Cut into small pieces.