8/9/09

Homemade Chocolate Chip Pecan Brownies

9x13 pan of Chocolate Chip Pecan Brownies

Mitzi and her girls came over and ate leftovers with us after church last night. I did make a fresh pan of brownies. Judy gave me this recipe years ago, and it's a favorite around here. I add chocolate chips and pecans to mine, but the brownies are delicious without them! This recipe makes a nice, full 9x13 pan of brownies. Theses have a little, thin, crisp upper crust, but a moist and tender bottom. Yummy!


I have used this recipe to make gift mixes. Just mix together the flour, sugar and cocoa, chocolate chips and nuts; spoon into a zippered bag. Place zippered bag into a clear gift bag. Tie with ribbons and add a tag that says:

Chocolate Chip Pecan Brownies

Pour contents into mixing bowl.
Add 1 cup of canola oil and 4 eggs.

Mix just until everything is moistened.

Pour into sprayed 9 x 13 pan.

Bake for 40 minutes.



Chocolate Chip Pecan Brownies


Chocolate Chip Pecan Brownies

1 ½ cups self-rising flour
2 cups sugar
½ cup cocoa
4 eggs
1 cup canola oil

Optional - I add these:
1 cup chocolate chips and 1 cup chopped nuts, dusted with a bit of flour

Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Mix dry ingredients. Add chocolate chips and nuts, if using. Add moist ingredients. Mix just until everything is moistened. Pour into sprayed 9 x 13 pan. Bake for 40 minutes.

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8 comments:

  1. I love brownies, these sound wonderful, thank you for sharing this great recipe, have a blessed day !

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  2. Love chocolate!!! Thanks for the recipe. Geri

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  3. Looks like a great brownie recipe. I love the idea of making gift mixes with this recipe!!! Thanks. Glad you joined us for TMTT, today.

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  4. These look delicious - especially with the chocolate chips and nuts - yum!!

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  5. Great idea to turn these into gift mixes!

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  6. These sound so good. I will definitely be giving them a try. Come on over to Crock Pot Wednesdays and check it out. diningwithdebbie.blogspot.com

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  7. Note to self - don't read food blogs before bedtime. And certainly not any with brownies. I want one of these right now!

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