Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Grandma's Brownies

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"I love ALL brownies, but these are by far my very favorite!  My Grandma gets many requests for them and she lovingly makes them for anyone who asks."

BROWNIES

Sift together:
2 cups flour
2 cups sugar
1 teaspoon baking soda

Set aside.


Boil together:
2 sticks or 1 cup butter
4 Tablespoons cocoa powder   
1 cup water

Mix into flour mixture.


Add:
1/2 cup buttermilk
3 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla.

Mix well.  Bake in a greased jelly roll pan (15x11 pan) at 350 degrees for 18-20 minutes.  Allow to cool completely and ice with frosting (Recipe follows).


FROSTING

Boil together:
1 stick or 1/2 cup butter
4 Tablespoons cocoa powder
5 Tablespoons buttermilk


Add:
2-3 cups powdered sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla

Mix well.  Allow to cool and frost cooled brownies.  TIP:  After frosting, my Grandma runs a fork through the frosting to make a pretty presentation.

Moist and chocolaty !

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