Recipe Title: Fudge Brownies
Recipe Category: Cookies & Bars
Submitted By: David P - Wetumpka, AL
Ingredients: 4 eggs
2 c. sugar
2 sticks melted butter
4 sqs. bitter chocolate, melted
2 tsp. vanilla
1/4 tsp. salt
1 c. cake flour
2 c. broken pecans
Directions: Melt chocolate and butter. Beat eggs and add sugar. Add butter, chocolate, vanilla, salt and beat again. Add flour. Add nuts. Grease and flour an oblong pan. Bake at 325 degrees for 20-30 minutes.
Notes: Optional Icing for Fudge Brownies:

2 tbsp. shortening
1 tbsp. butter
3 oz. bitter chocolate
5 tbsp. hot milk
2 1/2 c. sifted powdered sugar
1/8 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. vanilla

Pour hot milk over salt, mix until dissolved. Add vanilla, melted butter, shortening, chocolate. Add powdered sugar and beat.