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Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Alton Brown's Cocoa Brownies

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This Alton Brown's famous Cocoa Brownies are so rich in texture, taste and not to forget calories that I make them rarely(=very rarely) and only when I am entertaining a large crowd. Besides the Potato Croquettes in my previous post, I had made these too for my hubby's company potluck because hardworking folks deserve some sweet love now and then. Right? Is too much of a good thing fabulous? Only with these brownies I think and that too on rare occasions.
Ingredients:
  • 2 Cups Nestle Tollhouse Unsweetened Baking Cocoa
  • 1/2 Cup King Arthur All Purpose Flour
  • 1 Cup Granulated Sugar
  • 1 Cup Dark Brown Sugar, packed
  • 1 Cup(2 Sticks) Unsalted Butter, melted
  • 4 Large Eggs
  • 2 tsp Vanilla Extract
  • A pinch of Salt
Procedure:
  • Preheat the oven to 300 degrees F.
  • Grease and flour a 8" square baking pan.
  • Cream the butter and eggs until they are light and fluffy.
  • Add both the sugars, vanilla extract and combine.
  • Sift the flour and Cocoa Powder. Add them to the egg mixture in batches and mix just until combined with a spatula.
  • Pour the batter into the prepared pan.
  • Bake for 45-50 minutes or until a tooth-pick inserted in the center comes clean.
  • Cool the brownie prior to cutting.
Makes 16 Servings.

Enjoy!
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22 comments:

  1. Yum CL...those remind me that I have to get Icecream and brownies...hot fudge and caramel....ahhha love the thought...now to hold on to it! sweets!

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  2. wow...delicious brownie...very tempting...will try this...

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  3. so yummmmmmmmm. If I could I will grab whole of it.

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  4. Wow...That looks real yummm....:)

    Dr.Sameena@

    www.myeasytocookrecipes.blogspot.com

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  5. love brown's baking lessons and recipes...thanks for sharing this one :)

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  6. oh my god....Do I need to start the day with a craving for brownie???
    Looks so so so so good n yummy!!!

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  7. Oh im sure they were all so happy at the potluck!!
    BOth ur goodies are delicious and beautiful too!

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  8. Gorgeous brownies, the chocolaty color tempts to try these cuties soon.

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  9. You know what..i have this one brownie recipe i follow without doubt and im always a bit wary of trying out new brownie recipes..
    but this looks easy enough to give it a shot...

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  10. Inviting rich and delicious brownie..looks so pretty.

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  11. superb brownies....i hve bookmarked the page...i ll try it for sure..

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  12. Thats a piece of soft and yummy brownie..

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  13. I recently made Altons donuts, so I'm really interested in trying the brownies as well. They have to be fabulous.

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  14. Alton has so many great recipes. And this one is no exception. They look awesome.

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  15. These look delicious... And altons recipes are always a hit!
    I tried my hand at some eggless brownies last week... have to make these now...

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