Frosted Brownies or Texas Brownies

Recipe by Mimi in Maine
READY IN: 40mins
YIELD: 48 bars
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In a large bowl combine flour and sugar.
  • In a large saucepan combine butter, shortening, cocoa, and coffee.
  • Mix well and heat to boiling.
  • Pour into the flour and sugar; mix well.
  • Add the buttermilk, baking soda, eggs, and vanilla.
  • Mix well.
  • Pour into a well-greased 11x17 1/2 cookie sheet and bake at 400 degrees for 20 minutes or till done.
  • While brownies bake make the frosting.
  • In a large saucepan combine the butter, cocoa, and milk; heat to boiling and mix well.
  • Mix in the confectioners sugar and vanilla and mix till smooth.
  • Pour warm frosting over the brownies as soon as you take them out of the oven.
  • Cool; cut into 48 bars.
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