Chocolate Brownies
Food and Drink Recipes

This Is The Only Chocolate Brownie Recipe You'll Ever Need

  • 100g Unsalted butter
  • 160g Dark chocolate (70% cocoa)
  • 40g Milk chocolate
  • 4 Whole eggs (beaten)
  • 250g Caster sugar
  • 100g Plain flour
  • 1tsp Baking powder
  • 30g Cocoa powder
  • 100g Walnut pieces
  • 30g Chopped almonds
  • Icing sugar for dusting

These chocolate brownies are so quick and easy to make a child could do it.

They’re super chocolatey and go perfectly with some ice cream as a decadent dessert - provided you don't eat the whole batch as soon as they're out of the oven!


Step 1

Preheat the oven to 180°C and line a square 20cm baking tin with baking paper. Put the butter and chocolate in a bowl and heat over a saucepan with a little water in to melt together, stirring continuously.

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Step 2

Leave to cool slightly.

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Step 3

Whisk the eggs and sugar together in a separate bowl until it turns pale and thickens slightly.

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Step 4

Carefully fold the chocolate mixture into the egg mixture.

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Step 5

Sift the flour, cocoa powder and baking powder into the mixture and carefully fold together.

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Step 6

Fold the nuts into the mixture.

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Step 7

Pour the mixture into the baking tin.

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Step 8

Bake for 25 minutes until a crust forms on top. The inside should remain gooey so you can test by inserting a knife. When cooled slightly, remove from the baking tin.

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Step 9

To finish, slice into 16 pieces, dust with icing sugar et voila!

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Lovin Manchester