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Granny Cake Brownies Recipe

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This recipe for Granny Cake Brownies, by , is from Lemons' Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Melanie Person
Added: Monday, October 27, 2008


2 cups sugar
2 cups flour
1 cup water
2 sticks oleo
3 Tbsp. cocoa
2 eggs
1 tsp. vanilla
1 tsp. soda
1/2 cup buttermilk (or 1 Tbsp. vinegar mixed with milk)


1 1/2 cup sugar
1/3 cup butter or oleo
1/3 cup milk
1 1/2 tsp. vanilla
3/4 cup chocolate chips

Mix sugar and flour and set aside. Mix water, oleo, and cocoa, and bring to a boil. Pour hot over sugar and flour mixture. Mix well. Add eggs, buttermilk, soda, and vanilla. This batter is very thin. May not bake smooth -- has lumps in the middle. Pour into greased and floured jelly roll pan. Bake at 400 minutes. Cool.
Combine ingredients for frosting, and cook for 1 minute. Add chocolate chips. Mix until smooth. Spread on cake.




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