Helm's Bakery Brownies
We cannot guarantee this is the original recipe used by Helm's Bakery of Southern California, which is no longer in business.
3/4 cup butter or margarine, cut in chunks
3 ounces unsweetened chocolate
1 1/3 cups granulated sugar
2 large eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 cup chopped nuts
- Preheat oven to 350°F (175°C). Generously grease an 8-inch square baking pan.
- Melt margarine and chocolate together in medium saucepan. Blend in sugar, eggs, vanilla, flour and nuts. Pour into prepared pan.
- Bake until it is crispy at the edges and feels fairly firm in the center, about 30 to 40 minutes.
- Cool 30 minutes before cutting.
Makes 12 brownies.