Cola Brownies

Cola Brownies

Use Betty Crocker® fudge brownie mix to make these delicious cola brownies.

Prep Time

20

Minutes

Total Time

1:50

Hr:Mins

Makes

24

bars

Brownies
1
box (1 lb 2.3 oz) Betty Crocker® fudge brownie mix
2
tablespoons vegetable oil
1
egg
1/2
cup cola carbonated beverage (from a 12-oz can)
1/2
cup buttermilk
Frosting
1/2
cup butter or margarine
1/4
cup unsweetened baking cocoa
1/4
cup cola carbonated beverage
4
cups powdered sugar
1/2
chopped pecans, toasted
  1. Heat oven to 350° F. Spray bottom only of 13x9-inch pan with cooking spray.
  2. In medium bowl, stir brownie mix, oil, egg, cola and buttermilk until well blended. Spread into pan.
  3. Bake 24 to 28 minutes or until toothpick inserted 2-inches from side comes out clean or almost clean. Cool completely, about 1 hour.
  4. In medium microwavable bowl, microwave butter on HIGH 45 to 60 seconds, stirring once, until melted; stir in cocoa and cola. Gradually beat in powdered sugar.
  5. Spread frosting over brownies; sprinkle with pecans. For bars, cut into 6 rows by 4 rows.
Makes 24 bars
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Tip
To toast pecans, preheat oven to 350° F. Spread pecans in a single layer in a baking pan. Bake about 5 to 7 minutes or until golden and toasted.
No buttermilk on hand? Combine 1 1/2 teaspoons vinegar with enough milk to equal 1/2 cup. Stir and let stand 5 minutes.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Bar)
  • Calories 240
    • (Calories from Fat 70),
  • Total Fat 8g
    • (Saturated Fat 3g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 20mg;
  • Sodium 110mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 41g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 33g),
  • Protein 1g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1/2 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 2 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 1 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 3;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.