Brownie Mix Recipe

Brownie Mix Recipe

Put this recipe together for a loved one. The brownie ingredients are put together in a jar and you give it to them with the instructions.

What you need

Approx. Quart size jar / 1.1 Litre Wide mouthed Jar
Recipe ingredients as shown below
Card for making tags
Zip Lock Bags


Follow the instructions in the recipes in a jar project.

Jar Ingredients:

2 1/4 cups white sugar
2/3 cup cocoa
1/2 cup chopped pecans (optional)
1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 teaspoon salt
Mix together flour, baking powder, and salt. Set aside.

Layer ingredients in a 1 quart “wide mouth” canning jar. Press each layer firmly in place before adding the flour mixture.

NOTE: Be sure to wipe out the inside of the jar with a dry paper towel after adding the cocoa powder

Tag Instructions:

1. Empty jar of brownie mix into a large mixing bowl. Use your hands to thoroughly blend mix.

2. Add 3/4 cup butter or margarine melted. DO NOT USE DIET MARGARINE. Add 4 eggs, slightly beaten.

3. Mix until completely blended.

4. Spread batter into a sprayed 9 x 13 inch baking pan.

5. Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 30 minutes. Cool completely in pan

Cut into 2 inch squares. Makes 2 dozen brownies. Makes 2 dozen.


  1. i love this! It works very well and the people i gave it to absolutely loved it! Great christmas present.

  2. Artslover17 says

    This is a really good idea for quick gift.

  3. yummy they taste great and they were very easy to make

  4. excellent and so quick to make and bake. good gift to anyone at any time.

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