Jane Rule’s Brownies

Jane Rule — Photograph — Alex Waterhouse-Hayward

Jane Rule’s Brownies

These are the brownies that Jane Rule used to

dole out to the kids around her swimming pool

on Galiano Island, B.C.

2 cupswhite sugar

4 ozunsweetened chocolate

½ cupbutter


¼ tspvanilla

1 cupall-purpose flower

1 cupwalnut pieces

Preheat oven to 325 degrees Fahrenheit

1Sift the sugar and set aside.

2Over hot water, melt the chocolate and

butter and set aside.

3 Beat the eggs until light and frothy, add

salt, then gradually add the sifted sugar.

4Fold the mixture into the melted chocolate

and add the vanilla.

5Stir in the flour and combine well. Fold in

the walnut pieces.

6Bake in a greased 9” x 13” pan at 325 degrees for

35 minutes.

7. Cool, then cut into squares.
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Originally published at blog.alexwaterhousehayward.com.