Chewy, decadent, and perfect for any event, these brownies will be the highlight of every potluck and birthday party. I never realized how important it was to have a the perfect recipe for brownies; one that was just like the boxed mixes, or even better.

The Best Traditional Brownies

Soft, Chewy, Decadent brownies. These are better than the box mixes!
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 12


  • 1/2 cup melted butter
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 cup chocolate chips


  • Preheat the oven to to 350℉ or 185℃ and prepare a 8×8 baking pan with parchment paper.
  • In a bowl, combine your melted butter, sugar, and cocoa. Add in your eggs one at a time and then your vanilla extracts.
  • To your wet mixture, add in your flour and chocolate chips.
  • Spread your batter into your pan, and bake for 20-22 minutes.
  • After baking, cool for 10 minutes. Cut into rectangles and enjoy!!
Keyword brownie cookie, brownie recipe, chewy, fudge
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I am Numnum, a baker, blogger and a well known lover of sweets!
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