Go Back

Molly’s “Voodoo” Brownies

These brownies will have your friends and family thinking you've performed magic while making them. They are chocolatey and delicious.

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword brownies
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 24


  • 3/4 cup cocoa powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 2/3 cup butter melted
  • 1/2 cup boiling water
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 1/3 cup flour
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 cup chocolate chips


  1. Preheat your oven to 350 degrees and grease a 9x13 pan.
  2. First, combine cocoa powder and baking soda in a large bowl. Stir in half of the butter (1/3 cup), then the water, and stir until the mixture thickens.
  3. After your mixture thickens, stir in sugar, eggs (one at a time), and remaining butter (1/3 cup) until smooth.
  4. Add the flour, vanilla, and salt to the batter and stir until combined. Finally, stir in the chocolate chips.
  5. Pour batter into pan and bake for 30 minutes.