Speedy Brownies

Karla Everett


These are one of the brownies my Grandma would make for us kids when I was growing up and have made them for years when my children were growing up.

★★★★★ 2 votes
10 Min
35 Min


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1/2 c
4 Tbsp
(heaping ) tbs. cocoa
1 c
1/2 c
1/2 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
1 tsp
2 large
3/4 c
chopped nuts ; optional

How to Make Speedy Brownies


  • 1Melt the shortening and the chocolate in a sauce pan over low heat.
  • 2Stir in the sugar , flour , baking powder , salt and the vanilla.
  • 3Add the eggs that have been beaten well. Stir in the nuts.
  • 4Turn into a greased 8x9" pan , place in pre-heated oven and Bake 350° for 25-35 minutes.

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About Speedy Brownies

Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtag: #brownies

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