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Life Lady Brownies are so fudgy and delicious.

Lunch Lady Brownies

Lunch lady brownies are thick, fudgy, and perfect for the milk chocolate lovers in your life.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword brownie recipe with frosting, easy brownie recipe, the best brownies
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 12 brownies
Calories 530 kcal


  • 1 cup butter melted
  • 1/2 cup cocoa powder
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 Tablespoon vanilla


  • 1/4 cup butter softened
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1/4 cup cocoa
  • 3 cups powdered sugar


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees, grease a 9x13 pan and set aside.
  2. To make the frosting: Sift together sugar, cocoa, and salt. Cream butter in mixing bowl. Gradually add in sugar to butter, alternating with milk. Mix until creamy. Set aside.
  3. In a large mixing bowl, whisk together melted butter, cocoa, and sugar. Stir in flour and beat well. Add vanilla and eggs, one by one, and mix just to combine.
  4. Spread batter evenly and into corners with an offset spatula in prepared pan. (Batter will be thick)
  5. Bake for 22-25 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Spread frosting over warm brownies.

Recipe Notes

Recipe from Chocolate, Chocolate and More

Nutrition Facts
Lunch Lady Brownies
Amount Per Serving (1 brownie (1/12 recipe))
Calories 530 Calories from Fat 189
% Daily Value*
Fat 21g32%
Saturated Fat 13g65%
Cholesterol 105mg35%
Sodium 194mg8%
Potassium 135mg4%
Carbohydrates 82g27%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 63g70%
Protein 5g10%
Vitamin A 680IU14%
Calcium 30mg3%
Iron 2mg11%
* Nutrition facts are provided as a courtesy using the WPRM recipe calculator. It is best to make your own calculations to ensure accuracy. We expressly disclaim any and all liability of any kind with respect to any act or omission wholly or in part in reliance on anything contained in this website. Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.