Brownie Success Tips
Use the size pan specified in the recipe. To check the width
of a pan, measure across the top from inside edge to inside edge.
Cut the baked brownie recipe into bars, squares or other shapes when completely cool
unless the recipe specifies differently. This helps prevent the bars from
Store bar cookies or brownies in a tightly covered
container, or leave them in the pan and cover tightly with aluminum foil.
York Sensational Brownies
1 1/2 C. (3
sticks) butter or margarine, melted
3 C. sugar
1 T. vanilla extract
2 C. all-purpose flour
1 C. HERSHEY'S Cocoa
1 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. salt
24 small (1 1/2-inch) York Peppermint Patties
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a 13 x 9-inch baking pan.
In large bowl with spoon or wire whisk, stir together butter, sugar and vanilla
extract. Add eggs; stir until well blended. Stir in flour, cocoa, baking powder
and salt; blend well. Reserve 2 cups batter; set aside.
Spread remaining batter in prepared pan.
Unwrap Peppermint Patties. Arrange patties in single layer over batter, about
1/2 inch apart. Spread reserved 2 cups batter over patties. Bake for 50 to 55
minutes or until brownies begin to pull apart from sides of pan. Cool completely
in pan on wire rack, cut in squares.
Yield: about 36 brownies