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Fudgy Saucepan Brownies Recipe

Fudgy Saucepan Brownies Recipe

"These fudgy brownies are easy to make and travel well," writes Janet Taylor from Mayville, New York. "If you bake them in a disposable foil pan for camping or taking someplace else away from home, you won't have to worry about getting your baking pan back."
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. Bake: 20 min. YIELD:12 servings


  • 1/2 cup butter (no substitutes)
  • 2 squares (1 ounce each) unsweetened chocolate, coarsely chopped
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2/3 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup chopped nuts
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Confectioners' sugar, optional


  • 1. In a saucepan, combine butter and chocolate. Cook and stir over low heat until the chocolate is melted. Remove from the heat. Stir in the eggs, sugar, flour, nuts, baking powder and vanilla; mix well. Pour into a greased 8-in. square baking pan. Bake at 350° for 16-20 minutes or until top is set. Cool on a wire rack. Dust with confectioners' sugar if desired. Yield: 1 dozen.

Nutritional Facts

1 each: 213 calories, 13g fat (6g saturated fat), 56mg cholesterol, 105mg sodium, 23g carbohydrate (16g sugars, 1g fiber), 3g protein.

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Reviewed Apr. 11, 2016

"Yum! I was craving for something chocolate and was searching for an easy recipe to make. This is a quick and simple recipe. The brownies were fudgy and yummy. Tasted delicious with a cold glass of milk. Thank you for sharing."

Reviewed Aug. 1, 2013

"This is my go-to brownie recipe. It is so easy, and it turns out great every time. Rather than using the microwave, I sometimes actually just melt the butter and chocolate in a saucepan on the stove and go from there with the recipe."

Reviewed Oct. 31, 2011

"These were better than I thought they would be! I was looking for a way to used up 2 random squares of unsweetened chocolate I had in my pantry and this did the trick!

~ Theresa"

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