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Sand Art Brownie Mix

 Sand Art Brownie Mix
These brownies are so good and I always keep a few jars on hand to add to gift baskets or use as hostess gifts. The jars can be decorated by covering the lids with holiday material and tying a ribbon around the top to hold it in place. —Claudia Temple, Sutton, West Virginia
16 ServingsPrep: 15 min. Bake: 25 min. + cooling


  • 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2/3 cup packed brown sugar
  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 1/3 cup baking cocoa
  • 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup vanilla or white chips
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans
  • 3 eggs
  • 2/3 cup canola oil
  • 1 teaspoon McCormick® Pure Vanilla Extract


  • In a small bowl, combine flour and salt. In a 1-qt. glass container,
  • layer flour mixture, brown sugar, sugar, cocoa, chips and pecans.
  • Cover and store in a cool dry place up to 6 months. Yield: 1 batch
  • (about 4 cups total).
  • To prepare brownies: Preheat oven to 350°. In a large bowl, whisk
  • eggs, oil and vanilla. Add brownie mix; stir until blended.
  • Spread into a greased 9-in.-square baking pan. Bake 25-30 minutes or
  • until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean (do not
  • overbake). Cool on a wire rack. Yield: 16 servings.

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Nutritional Facts: 1 brownie equals 280 calories, 16 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 40 mg cholesterol, 96 mg sodium, 32 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 3 g protein.