Chewy Brownie Mix in a Jar

What a lovely hostess gift! Your friends will remember your visit as they smell wonderful brownies baking.

Chewy Brownie Mix in a Jar


  • 1 2/3 cups granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Baking Cocoa
  • 1 1/3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 cup NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels
  • Chopped nuts


  1. Layer ingredients in order listed above in 1-quart jar, pressing firmly after adding each ingredient. Be sure to wipe out inside of jar with paper towel after adding cocoa.
  2. Seal with lid and decorate with fabric and ribbon.
  3. Attach the recipe on a gift tag.

Chewy Brownies

Heat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease 13 x 9-inch baking pan. Pour brownie mix into large mixer bowl; stir. Add 3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) melted butter or margarine, 2 large eggs, 2 tablespoons water and 2 teaspoons vanilla extract; stir well. Spread into prepared baking pan. Bake for 18 to 25 minutes or until wooden pick inserted in center comes out slightly sticky. Cool completely in pan on wire rack. Dust with powdered sugar.

Prep: 10 min | Bake: 25 min | Servings: 24 brownies

Recipe and photo used with permission from: Nestlé® and