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Cake Brownies Recipe

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2/3 cup all purpose flour
1/4 cup cocoa
1/4 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/2 cup shortening
1 cup brown sugar
1/2 tsp. vanilla
2 eggs
1/4 cup water

Combine together 2/3 cup all purpose flour, 1/4 cup cocoa, 1/4 tsp. salt and 1/2 tsp. baking powder.

Grease a 8" x 8" baking pan.

Cream together 1/2 cup shortening, 1 cup brown sugar and 1/2 tsp. vanilla. Beat in 2 eggs lightly until just combined. Stir in 1/4 cup water. Combine in the above flour mixture with a large spoon.

Spread batter into pan and bake at 325F for 25- 30 mins.

Cool and cut into squares. Ice if desired.




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