Easy Chewy Fudge Brownies From Scratch

Easy Chewy Fudge Brownies From Scratch Recipe

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Kathryn Grenier


***WARNING*** This recipe is VERY rich but would be great to use for a Brownie A'la Mode using Vanilla/French Vanilla Ice Cream and topped with caramel and whipped cream.


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4 to 6
10 Min
15 Min


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1 stick
butter, divided
1/4 c
dark chocolate cocoa powder
4 oz
unsweetened baker's chocolate (4 - 1 ounce squares), coarsely chopped
1/4 c
dark brown sugar or light brown sugar, firmly packed
1/2 c
semi-sweet chocolate chip morsels
2 tsp
pure vanilla extract
2 Tbsp
1 c
granulated sugar
2 large
1 c
all purpose flour
1/2 c
walnut halves or pecan halves coarsely chopped


8 x 8 square, 9 x 9 square, or 8 x 11 rectangular baking pan
2 qt
sauce pan
knife or meat mallet (to chop chocoate squares and nuts)
1 1/8
cutting board
1 can(s)
cooking spray or crisco

How to Make Easy Chewy Fudge Brownies From Scratch


  • 1Preheat Oven to 400 Degrees Fahrenheit. Grease square 8 x 8 inch square, 9 x 9 inch square pan. or 11 x 9 inch pan.
  • 2In 2 Quart Sauce pan add chopped Unsweetened Bakers Chocolate and butter (sliced). Put on low heat and stir continuously until chocolate and butter have mostly melted.
  • 3Add 1/2 Cup Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips, milk, 1/4 cup Dark Cocoa Powder, and Vanilla Extract to chocolate butter mixture and stir continuously until all chocolate has melted and mixture is smooth.
  • 4Remove Chocolate Mixture from heat add Brown Sugar and Granulated sugar and fold into chocolate mixture until well bended.
  • 5Add first egg to Sugar Chocolate mixture and mix until completely blended into mixture.
  • 6Add Second Egg to mixture and repeat previous instruction to mix completely until well blended. Mixture should be smooth looking and thick.
  • 7Add flour to Chocolate mixture mixing flour until well blended . Mixture will be thick but easily stirred. If you like Walnuts or Pecans in your brownies take 1/2 cup Walnut or Pecan halves, coarsely chop and then fold them into the mix until evenly distributed through the mixture.
  • 8Pour chocolate mixture into prepared baking pan and bake mixture for 10 to 15 minutes or until toothpick inserted into center of mixture comes out clean.
  • 9Place on cooling rack and let stand at least 15 to 20 minutes or until just warm to the touch before cutting and serving.

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