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This week’s Recipe

Candy Bar Brownies


· 4 large eggs, lightly beaten

· 2 cups sugar

· 3/4 cup butter, melted

· 2 teaspoons vanilla extract

· 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour

· 1/2 t baking powder

· 1/4 t salt

· 1/3 cup cocoa

· 4 (2.07 ounce) chocolate-coated caramel-peanut nougat bars. Coarsely chopped

· 3 (1.55 ounce) milk chocolate bars, finely chopped


Combine first 4 ingredients in a large bowl.  Combine  flour and next 3 ingredients; stir into sugar mixture.  Fold in chopped nougat bars.  Spoon into a greased and floured 13 x 9 inch pan; sprinkle with chopped milk chocolate bars.  Bake at 350 for 30 to 35 minutes.  Cool and cut into squares.  Yield:  2 1/2 dozen. 

 I don’t know where I got this recipe—I’ve had it for so long.  But we love it and I hope you do too!

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It’s all about chocolate!!


Store chocolate for “2” YEARS— yes 2 years in an airtight container in a cool, dark place.  Wrap it tightly—that’s the key!!

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