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Monday, October 13, 2008

Basic Brownies

These brownies are delicious by themselves and also work great as a starting point for one of many wonderful brownie variations.


  • 8 oz. unsweetened chocolate, melted
  • 1 1/2 cups unsalted butter, melted
  • 6 eggs
  • 3 cups granulated sugar
  • 1 1/2 cups all purpose or cake & pastry flour


Beat eggs until lemon coloured.
Add sugar. Beat until thickened.
Stir in melted chocolate and butter.
Fold in flour and incorporate fully.
Transfer batter to a greased and floured cake pan.
Bake at 350°F for 35-40 minutes.

Brownie Sundae

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