Homemade Brownies

Evalynn Balderas, Staff writer

Box brownies are very easy to make, but with these homemade brownies, you’ll forget about ever going back. To create these delicious homemade brownies you’ll need :

Ingredients :

  • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 stick unsalted butter (softened)
  • 2/3 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/4 cups sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoons of canola oil


  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Grease a pan or line it with parchment paper.
  • Combine salt, flour, and cocoa. Mix and set aside.
  • Melt butter in the microwave and set it aside.
  • Making sure the butter is still hot, mix the oil and sugar, and whisk together.
  • Add eggs and vanilla and mix together.
  • Add the dry ingredients to the butter mixture and whisk together.
  • Pour the batter into the pan.
  • Bake until a toothpick comes out clean.

Now you’ll have fresh homemade brownies!