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I normally use Snowflake Creations premix for brownies but today I checked for a simple recipe online and made these Simple Quick Easy Brownies, and only added pecans to it, and believe me it’s absolutely delicious.
A chocolate brownie or simply a brownie is a square or rectangular chocolate-baked confection. Brownies come in a variety of forms and may be either fudgy or cakey, depending on their density. Brownies often, but not always, have glossy “skin” on their upper crust.
What makes brownies fudgy?
Fudgy brownies have a higher fat-to-flour ratio than cakey ones. In order to get that, you need to add more fat, and in this case, butter and chocolate. A cakey batch has more flour and relies on baking powder for leavening. The amount of sugar and eggs does not change whether you’re going fudgy or cakey
Wonderful and delicious Brownies for you to prepare at home
Simple Quick Easy Brownies
- Prep Time: 15 minutes
- Cook Time: 25 minutes
- Total Time: 40 minutes
- Yield: 16 blocks depending on size 1x
- Category: Cake, Cupcakes, Cookies and Tarts
Jennifer said she normally uses Snowflake Creations premix for brownies but today she checked for a simple recipe online and added pecans to it, and it’s absolutely delicious.
- 1 1/2 cup flour
- 1 tsp baking powder
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 1 cup butter, melted
- 2 tablespoons oil
- 3 eggs
- 1 tsp vanilla essence
- 1/2 cup cocoa powder
- 1 cup sugar
- 2 slabs of plain chocolate, broken
- 1/2 cup fresh cream
- Mix melted butter and sugar together
- Add oil, mix
- Add eggs and vanilla essence
- Beat well
- Sift in the rest of the ingredients
- Add the pecans
- Mix until combined
- Place in a well-greased baking tin
- Bake at 180C / 375F for 20 to 25 minutes
Heat cream in a pot on medium heat
Once it starts to simmer, pour it over the chocolate
Mix until well combined
Pour over cooled, sliced brownies
Prepared, tried, and tested by Jennifer from The Recipe Hunter: Tried and Tested Recipes from Home Chefs
- Serving Size: 1
- Calories: 263
- Sugar: 13
- Sodium: 211
- Fat: 17
- Saturated Fat: 10
- Unsaturated Fat: 6
- Trans Fat: 1
- Carbohydrates: 24
- Fiber: 1
- Protein: 3
- Cholesterol: 74
Keywords: brownie recipe with oil
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2 thoughts on “Simple Quick Easy Brownies”
Unfortunately, I am trying to cut back on sweets and sweet treats, that said, my son will love making these. Thanks for sharing on thr=e Senior Salon PitStop
I hope your son will enjoy baking and eating them. You may indulge and enjoy one small piece.