Chocolate Amaretto Brownies

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  • add   2 tablespoons Amaretto
  • add   1/2 teaspoon salt
  • add   1 recipe amaretto frosting
  • add   2 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • add   1 ounce unsweetened chocolate squares
  • add   1 dash salt
  • add   1 1/2 cups flour
  • add   2 tablespoons half-and-half
  • add   4 eggs
  • add   4 ounces unsweetened chocolate squares
  • add   1 cup shortening
  • add   1/4 cup butter or margarine
  • add   1 1/2 tablespoons almonds
  • add   2 tablespoons Amaretto
  • add   2 cups sugar


  1. Note: 2/3 cup powdered baking cocoa can be substituted for the chocolate uares.
  2. Combine shortening and chocolate in heavy saucepan; place er low heat, stirring constantly, until combined.
  3. Remove from heat and ol.
  4. Stir in eggs and amaretto.
  5. Combine flour and salt; add to creamed xture, stirring well.
  6. Pour batter into a lightly greased 13 x 9 x 2" king pan.
  7. Bake at 400 for 20 minutes; cool.
  8. Frost with Amaretto osting, sprinkle with sliced almonds (or arrange in flowery patterns, to fancy).
  9. Cut into squares.
  10. Note: 3 Tbs powdered baking cocoa can be substituted for chocolate uares.
  11. Combine butter & chocolate in a heavy saucepan; place over low at and stir constantly until melted.
  12. Stir in half and half.
  13. Add wdered sugar, salt Amaretto, stirring until smooth.
  14. Yield: Enough frosting for 2 dozen brownies.