Treadmill Worthy Brownies

12
Gail Welch

By
@sugarshack

I got this recipe from a Southern Living cookbook when I was a teenager. It was called "Virginia Brownies" and is super easy to make. When I changed the frosting and made it out of powdered sugar my co-workers dubbed them "Treadmill Worthy Brownies." Great with either frosting, buttercream or fudge.

Blue Ribbon Recipe

These brownies have some seriously good chocolate flavor. Definitely worth a spin on the treadmill! The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★☆ 32 votes

Comments:
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • BROWNIES

  • 1 1/2 c
    flour
  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 10 Tbsp
    cocoa
  • 1 c
    soft shortening or 1 stick oleo & 1/2 cup shortening
  • 4 large
    eggs, beaten
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1 c
    nuts, chopped ( pecans or walnuts)
  • CHOCOLATE BUTTERCREAM FROSTING

  • 1 box
    powdered sugar
  • 4 Tbsp
    cocoa
  • 1 stick
    butter or margarine, softened (softened)
  • 3-4 Tbsp
    milk
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla

How to Make Treadmill Worthy Brownies

About Treadmill Worthy Brownies

Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Collection: Member's Choice
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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