Treasured Brownie Treats

Prep time: 10 min
Bake time: 30 - 35 min

4 squares Baker's Unsweetened Chocolate
3/4 cup (1 and 1/2 sticks) margarine or butter
2 cups sugar
3 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup all purpose flour
1 cup chopped nuts (optional) or chocolate chips


Makes about 24 fudgy brownies

Heat oven to 350 F (325 for a glass dish). Line 13 x 9 baking pan with foil extending over edges to form handles. Grease foil.

Microwave chocolate and margarine in large microwavable bowl on High 2 min. or until butter is melted. Stir until chocolate is completely melted.

Stir sugar into melted chocolate mixture until well blended. Mix in eggs and vanilla. Stir in flour and nuts until well blended. Spread in prepared pan.

Bake for 30 to 35 min. or until toothpick inserted in center comes out with fudgy crumbs. Do not over bake. Cool in pan. Lift out of pan onto cutting board. Cut into squares.


For cake like brownies, stir in 1/2 cup milk with effs and vanilla. Increase flour to 1 1/2 cups.