Heloise's Cake Mix Brownies
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- Grease a 13x9-inch pan.
- Mix the egg, water and nuts in a large bowl.
- Add the dry cake mix; stir well, but don't overbeat. If the batter needs a litle more water, add a teaspoonful at a time. But don't add too much because the batter should be thick. Don't overmix - just mix enough so that there is no "powder" showing.
- Pour into the prepared pan, being sure to smooth the top evenly.
- Bake for 20 to 25 minutes for chewy brownies; if you like them a little drier, bake a few minutes longer.
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