Old Fashioned Chocolate Brownies
Serves: 24
  • ¾ cup Hershey's cocoa
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • ⅔ cup butter, melted
  • ½ cup boiling water
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1⅓ cup all purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup milk chocolate chips (or dark if you prefer)
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F and grease a 9x13 baking pan
  2. In a large bowl, add cocoa and baking soda and mix well
  3. Melt ⅔ cups in the microwave and stir ½ of the melted butter into the cocoa and baking soda mixture
  4. Add ½ cup of boiling water to a medium bowl with cocoa and butter; stir until smooth
  5. Add sugar, eggs and the rest of the melted butter to the cocoa mixture and mix well
  6. Sift in 1⅓ cup of flour. Add vanilla and salt. Combine until smooth, adding chocolate chips.
  7. Bake for 35-40 minutes or until a toothpick inserted through the middle comes out clean
  8. Allow to cool for 30 minutes, frost with your favorite frosting and top with sprinkles.
Recipe by TGIF - This Grandma is Fun at https://www.thisgrandmaisfun.com/old-fashioned-chocolate-brownies/