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Margaret's Famous Brownies Recipe

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This recipe for Margaret's Famous Brownies, by , is from The Meyer Family Cookbook - Generations of Family Recipes , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Carol (Moenning) Frieders
Added: Friday, January 13, 2006

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 cup shortening
4 squares baking chocolate
1 1/2 cup flour - sifted
2 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. salt
4 eggs - beaten
2 cups sugar
2 tsp. vanilla

Directions:
Directions:
Melt shortening & chocolate together - set aside

Combine flour, baking powder & salt - set aside.

Combine eggs & sugar. Add the chocolate mixture & mix well, then add flour mixture and stir, add vanilla.

Bake @ 350 for 17-20 min.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This recipe came from a good friend of my Son's Paul. They are just about the most delicious brownies I have ever had.

 

 

 

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