Thursday, June 14, 2007

Chewy Cocoa Brownies

I searched for these during a brownie craving a few days ago, They were VERY VERY extremely rich... Jake loved them.. They were almost TOO rich for me.. But I'm not a "sweets" type person...

Chewy Cocoa Brownies

Recipezaar Recipe #13729 taken from

1 2/3 cups granulated sugar
3/4 cup butter or margarine, melted
2 tablespoons water
2 large eggs
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1 1/3 cups all-purpose flour
3/4 cup Nestle Toll House baking cocoa
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
3/4 cup chopped nuts (optional)
powdered sugar

PREHEAT oven to 350° F. Grease 13 x 9-inch baking pan. COMBINE sugar, butter and water in large bowl. Stir in eggs and vanilla extract. Combine flour, cocoa, baking powder and salt in medium bowl; stir into sugar mixture. Stir in nuts. Spread into prepared baking pan. BAKE for 18 to 25 minutes or until wooden pick inserted in center comes out slightly sticky. Cool completely in pan on wire rack. Sprinkle with powdered sugar. Cut into bars.


Brie said...

Wow these have a lot of cocoa and sugar! May have to try them..with plenty of milk on hand hee!

Anonymous said...

me too!! i'm a salt person.. gimmie potato chips!! hee.. but they LOOK good! i'd eat one if it were in front of me! hee

Anonymous said...

oooh yum! i love stuff like this every now & then! they look awesome! and, yeah gotta have lots of milk on hand! :D