Grandma's Brownies

Delicious chewy brownies made by four generations in our family.

Serves: 6
Cook time: 1 hour 15 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 4 ounces unsweetened bakers chocolate
  • 2/3 cup shortening
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 4 large chicken eggs or 3 duck eggs
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 1/2 cup Flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp salt

Instructions:

  1. Melt unsweetened bakers chocolate and shortening over a double boiler.
  2. Beat together cups sugar, eggs, and vanilla.
  3. Slowly beat into the melted chocolate mix.
  4. Sift together flour, baking powder, and salt. Mix into chocolate mixture until combined. Optional 1 cup chops nuts of choice.
  5. Pour into a parchment lined asquare pan (or greased.)
  6. Bake at 350 degrees for 30-35 minutes. Cool and cut into squares.

Notes:

Recipe from Shannon at My Pet Chicken.