Brownie Cake
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Hot Brownie Cake

Top this ooey-gooey hot fudge brownie cake with fresh whipped cream or vanilla ice cream for an indulgent treat the whole family will enjoy.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time45 mins
Total Time1 hr
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: hot fudge
Method: Bake
Skill Level: Basic
Servings: 10
Calories: 453kcal
Author: Marilyn Lesniak

Ingredients

  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/4 cups granulated sugar divided
  • 1/2 cup milk at room temperature
  • 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup firmly packed light brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa
  • 1 1/2 cups boiling water
  • Whipped cream or ice cream

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350°. Stir together flour, next 3 ingredients, and 3/4 cup granulated sugar in a large bowl; stir in milk, oil, and vanilla. Spread batter in a lightly greased 8-inch square pan.
  • Combine brown sugar, cocoa, and remaining 1/2 cup granulated sugar in a small bowl; sprinkle over batter in pan. Using a spoon, gently drizzle 1 1/2 cups boiling water over batter, being careful not to disturb layers. (Do not stir.)
  • Bake at 350° for 45 minutes or until a cake layer forms on top and layer springs back when touched. Let cool on a wire rack 25 minutes. Serve warm with whipped cream or ice cream.

Notes

Chocolate-Cherry Pudding Cake: Thaw 1 (12-oz.) package frozen dark, sweet, pitted cherries; drain. Pat cherries dry with paper towels. Prepare recipe as directed through Step 2, gently sprinkling cherries over batter in pan. Proceed with recipe as directed.
Mocha Pudding Cake: Substitute hot freshly brewed coffee for boiling water. Proceed with recipe as directed.
More snacks on your list? Try this Snickers Snack Mix, Three Musketeers Snack Mix, Hot Brownie Cake, or Summer Snack Mix.
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Nutrition

Calories: 453kcal | Carbohydrates: 56g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 28g | Saturated Fat: 17g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1.2g | Monounsaturated Fat: 0g | Trans Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 55mg | Sodium: 77mg | Potassium: 0mg | Fiber: 4.5g | Sugar: 43g | Vitamin A: 0IU | Vitamin C: 0mg | Calcium: 0mg | Iron: 0mg