- 1 ⅔ cups granulated sugar
- ¾ cup unsweetened cocoa powder
- ½ teaspoon baking powder
- ¼ teaspoon salt
- 1 ⅓ cups all-purpose flour
- ¾ cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
- ¾ cup (1 ½ sticks) unsalted butter, melted
- 2 large eggs
- 2 tablespoons water
- 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
- confectioners sugar (optional)
In a clean quart-sized glass jar, layer the sugar, cocoa, baking powder, salt, flour and chocolate chips. It should fill the jar just to the top. Use a funnel or spoon the ingredients in to prevent spilling and make a beautiful pattern.
Put on the lid, a square of decorated fabric if desired, and then tighten jar ring.
Tie a ribbon around the jar ring or decorate the jar any way you choose.
Attach the recipe card for the recipient.
NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING (1 BROWNIE, 43g): 180 calories, 80 calories from fat, 9g total fat, 5g saturated fat, 0g trans fat, 30mg cholesterol, 45mg sodium, 25g total carbohydrate, 1g dietary fiber, 18g sugars, 2g protein, 15mcg folate, 0mg vitamin C, 1mg iron.
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