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Thursday, April 9, 2009

Easy Chocolate Brownies Recipe

If you are looking for an easy homemade brownie recipe, then I suggest you give this one a try! This particular recipe is a big seller at my daughter's school bake sales every time I make them because they are super chewy and moist!

Easy Chocolate Brownies Recipe

12 Tbsp. Cocoa Powder
2/3 cup vegetable shortening
2 cups granulated sugar
4 medium eggs
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1 1/4 cups all purpose flour
1 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. salt
1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips

Mix chocolate, vegetable shortening, medium eggs, granulated sugar and vanilla extract in a large bowl. Add in the all purpose flour, baking powder and salt. Stir in the milk chocolate chips and mix until well blended. Grease a 9 x 13" baking dish. Pour brownie batter into baking dish and bake for 30 minutes at 350 degrees F. Do NOT over bake! You want them to be moist and chewy.

8 comments:

Angie (Losing It and Loving It) said...

Oh my, brownies are my downfall. Yum!

Healthy Perspectives said...

Chocolate is my favourite food. You can't go wrong.

kathy55439 said...

I love chocolate cake, cholocate ice cream, chocolate browines I just like all things chocolate really.....

Marli said...

Oooh these look delicious and sound very easy!

Denise Willms said...

Hi Shelly, I just nominated you for an attitude of gratitude award. http://wahm-articles.com/blog/2009/04/attitude-of-gratitude-award/ I hope you'll accept.

Denise

Shelly said...

Thank you Denise and yes I accept, I feel honored!

Tara said...

I. AM. ALL. ABOUT. BROWNIES!!! YUM!! YUM!! YUM!! this one looks great!

Darlene said...

Oh my goodness, you know brownies are one of my favorite foods. This looks scrumptious.