Calendar Recipe Box Shopping List Address Book

Source: Houston Junior League Cookbook

Chocolate Brownies
Fresh homemade brownies at their best.
Read Reviews(1)
Rate This Recipe
Serves: 18
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 2 minutes
  Print: Recipe
  Add To: Recipe Box
  Email: Recipe
  Find: More Recipes

2 ounces unsweetened chocolate
1/2 cup butter
2 eggs
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup flour
Dash salt
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup (or more) chopped pecans
2 tablespoons molasses, (optional)

Melt chocolate and butter in double boiler; cool slightly. Beat eggs and add sugar gradually. add cooled chocolate mixture. Sift flour and salt together; stir in. Add vanilla and pecans; mix well. (If a very chewy brownie is desired, stir in molasses.) Pour into well-greased, 9-inch pan. Bake at 375 degrees for about 20 minutes. Cut into 1-1/2-inch squares and remove from pan while hot.

Enter your email address to receive delicious, family-friendly recipes, exciting promotions, helpful articles and more delivered right to your mailbox. What could be better?


Sugar Cookies
Source: Houston Junior League Cookbook
Read Comments

A sugary delight! Make these during the holidays or any time you want something sweet and simple to brighten the day. Dress them up with colored sugar or sprinkles.

View the full recipe

Grandma's Pecan Cakes
Source: Houston Junior League Cookbook
Read Comments

Grandma's recipe makes a wonderful snack to satisfy your sweet tooth!
View the full recipe


Simply fill out the required fields to begin enjoying the benefits of – it’s fast and it’s free.
* required

Concerned about privacy? Rest assured, we never sell or share your personal information.
See our Privacy Policy.