|Unsalted Butter||5 ounces|
|Bittersweet Chocolate, Melted||7 ounces|
|Vanilla Extract||2 tsp|
|Cocoa Powder||1 tbsp|
|Warm Water||2 tbsp|
|Instant Espresso Powder||1 tsp|
|All Purpose Flour||2/3 cup|
|Chopped Cashewnuts||3 tbsp|
Preheat oven to 350 F. Spray an 8 by 8 inch square pan with non stick cooking spray and lay the bottom with parchment paper. Set aside.
In a small cup mix together the warm water with the instant espresso powder, set aside.
In a large bowl whisk together the sugar and butter until fluffy. Add the eggs, vanilla extract and espresso mixture. Beat until all is combined.
Add the melted chocolate and whisk, add the dry ingredients and chopped cashews and mix everything together until it’s incorporated.
Pour batter into your prepared pan and bake for about 40 to 45 minutes
Insert a toothpick in the middle comes out with moist crumbs but not wet batter.
Cool for about 5 minutes in the pan and then transfer them to a cooling rack to cool completely.
Cut into bars and serve!