Big Batch Fudgy Brownies
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Big Batch Fudgy Brownies

A fudgy brownie recipe with chocolate frosting perfect for when you need brownies for a crowd.

The Story Behind the Recipe
48
brownies
15 min
PREP TIME
1 hr
TOTAL TIME

Ingredients

Brownie

1 cup Land O Lakes® Butter

4 (1-ounce) squares unsweetened baking chocolate

2 cups sugar

1/2 cup sour cream

4 large Land O Lakes® Eggs slightly beaten

2 teaspoons vanilla

1 3/4 cup all-purpose flour

1/2 teaspoon salt

Frosting

1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips

2 tablespoons shortening

1 1/2 cups powdered sugar

1/2 teaspoon vanilla

3 to 5 tablespoons milk

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Heat oven to 350°F.

  2. STEP 2

    Melt butter and chocolate in 3-quart saucepan over low heat, stirring occasionally, 5-8 minutes or until smooth. Remove from heat; stir in sugar. Add sour cream, eggs and 2 teaspoons vanilla; mix well. Stir in flour and salt just until moistened.

  3. STEP 3

    Spread batter into greased 15x10x1-inch baking pan. Bake 20-25 minutes or until brownie begins to pull away from sides of pan. (Do not overbake.) Cool completely.

  4. STEP 4

    Melt chocolate chips and shortening in 1-quart saucepan over low heat, stirring occasionally, 3-5 minutes or until smooth. Stir in powdered sugar, 1/2 teaspoon vanilla and enough milk for desired spreading consistency. Spread over cooled brownies. Cut into bars.

Nutrition

140Calories
8Fat (mg)
25Cholesterol (mg)
70Sodium (mg)
19Carbohydrates (g)
1Dietary Fiber
1Protein (g)

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  September 14, 2015

I've been searching for years for a brownie recipe that i like. This is it!

— says Chris
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  March 25, 2011

This recipe was good, but definitely not the best brownie recipe I have used. It was not as chocolatey as I like. I will probably go back to other recipes. But, if you need a big pan of brownies for some occasion, this would certainly work.

— says Laura
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