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Make Your Own Brownie Mix

Make your own brownie mix and keep it on hand when the chocolate cravings hit! It's easy to make, and simple to mix up when you need it. Enjoy!
Prep Time 15 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 9


  • Large mixing bowl
  • Pastry cutter or fork
  • Airtight container for storage


  • 5 cups White sugar
  • 3 cups All-purpose flour
  • 2 cups Cocoa powder I like using Dark cocoa powder
  • 1 Tbsp Baking powder
  • 1 Tbsp Salt
  • 3 1/2 Cups Butter Crisco or Lard may be substituted


  • In a large mixing bowl, combine dry ingredients
  • Cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs
  • Store in airtight container until needed.

How to Use Mix

  • In medium mixing bowl, add 1 1/2 cups Brownie mix
  • Add 2 eggs and 1 tsp vanilla
  • Stir well, until brownie batter is glossy and smooth
  • Spread into greased 8X8 inch baking pan
  • Bake in preheated 350 oven for 30 minutes
  • Cool before cutting
Keyword Brownie recipe, Chocolate, Make Your Own, Scratch Recipes