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Amazing Brownies Recipe

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Added: Sunday, November 2, 2008

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 1/2c. Shortening (I use butter)
3c. sugar
6 eggs
2 1/4c. flour
3/4c cocoa
pinch of salt
nuts

Frosting:
1 bag large marshmallows ( about 20 cut into 40 halves)
1c. sugar
1/4c. butter
1/3c. milk
3tbsp. cocoa

Directions:
Directions:
Cream shortening and sugar. Beat in eggs, add flour, cocoa, and salt. Add nuts. Bake for 20-30 minutes on a greased cookie sheet.

Frosting:
Mix sugar, butter, milk and cocoa in a saucepan. Boil for 1 minute. Beat until creamy. Cut marshmallows in half. Put on top of brownies as soon as its done. Put back in the oven to puff up.
Pour frosting over the brownies and marshmallows.

 

 

 

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