1 cup unsalted butter or margarine
1 cup white sugar
4 large eggs
¾ cup flour
1 unsweetened chocolate bar (150g/5.3oz)
10 chopped walnuts (approx)
(we chose The Beach Boys, but any of these would be OK)
Put the sugar and the walnuts in a small bowl.
Beat in the eggs, then stir in the flour.
Heat some water in saucepan over low heat until it just begins to simmer. Put the chocolate and the butter or margarine in a glass bowl that fits securely over the saucepan.
Let the chocolate and the butter or margarine begin to melt, and then stir them gently with a spatula.
Mix everything together and put it in a greased baking dish.
Preheat the oven to 350ºF (180ºC). Bake the mixture 30 to 40 minutes.
You should have something like this:
Tip: Bake until a toothpick inserted into the centre comes out clean.
Your brownies are done! (6 servings, approx) But... what if we make it even more delicious in the finest American style?
Scoop some vanilla ice-cream and put it over the hot brownie. Pour in some chocolate syrup or melted chocolate. Serve immediately!