- 175g butter
- 350g caster sugar
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- 3 eggs, lightly beaten
- 125g plain flour
- 1 level tsp baking powder
- 50g cocoa
- 100g chocolate chips
Grease and line a 25cm square (2.5cm deep) tin.
Heat oven to 180 degrees C, 350 degrees F, gas mark 4.
Melt the butter, then stir in the sugar and vanilla.
Add the eggs and stir well.
Sift the flour into the bowl; add the baking powder and cocoa, then mix well.
Add the chocolate chips and stir well.
Spoon the mixture into the tin, smooth it over and bake for about 40 minutes.
Cool on a wire rack, then cut into squares.
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