Chocolate Frosted Brownies

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by wife2abadge

I got this one from the local newspaper and we liked it! Stir in a cup of chopped nuts in the batter if you like nuts. I included the ingredients for brownies and frosting in one list.

Top Review by Kathy Coan

These were very chocolatey, a traditional type of brownie. Frosting made them extra extra tasty.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Beat shortening and sugar til light and creamy.
  2. Beat in eggs.
  3. Stir in flour, salt, and 8 T cocoa powder.
  4. Beat well with mixer for 3 minutes.
  5. Place in greased 9x13-inch baking pan.
  6. Bake at 350 degrees for 25 minutes -- do not overbake!
  7. For frosting, combine ingredients and beat until creamy with mixer.
  8. Spread over hot brownies.
  9. Cool & cut.

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