In a large bowl mix coco, soda, & 1/2 the oil. Next add the Hot Water. Stir until mixture thickens. Add sugar, eggs & remaining 1/3 cup of oil, stiring well. Slowly add Flour, salt & vinilla. Spred evenly into a greesed rectangular baking pan. Bake for 35 to 40 min.
Tip: These Brownies are great alone or you can top with a little powerd sugar. My favorite though is after they cool, spread a thin layer of peanut butter and top that with a store purchased Choc. Fudge Frosting. Warning though this way is vary rich and a small peace is recomended. :o)