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One Bowl Brownies

Need a chocolate dessert in a hurry? These brownies are easy to make and only require one bowl! 

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword One Bowl Brownies
Prep Time 3 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 33 minutes
Servings 16 people


  • 12 ounces chocolate chips or chocolate candy
  • 1/4 cup 1/2 stick butter
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts optional


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Melt butter and chocolate in microwave for 30 seconds.
  2. Stir; return to microwave and heat for 30 seconds more until chocolate is melted.
  3. Add sugar, eggs, flour, and salt and mix until smooth.
  4. Add vanilla extract, and fold in walnuts if using.
  5. Pour into greased 8x8 glass baking dish and bake at 350 degrees for 25-30 minutes.
  6. Remove from oven; let cool for 10 minutes then cut into 2x2 inch squares with plastic knife.