Butterscotch Brownie Mix


  • 1/2 cup firmly packed flaked coconut
  • 3/4 cup chopped pecans
  • 2 cups firmly packed brown sugar
  • 2 cups flour mixed with 1 1/2 Tbsp. baking powder and 1/4 tsp. salt


Start filling the jar with the ingredients in order starting with the coconut. Lastly, add mixed flour a little at a time, pressing in tightly after each addition. Use jar lid to push the last of the flour down into the jar.

Brownies (recipe on a card attached to jar)

  • jar of brownie mix
  • 1 1/2 sticks butter or margarine (not diet), very soft
  • 2 eggs, slightly beaten
  • 2 tsp. vanilla (optional)

Mix until completely blended. Spread batter into a cooking sprayed 9 x 13 inch metal pan. Bake at 375 degrees F for 25 minutes. Cool 15 minutes in baking pan.

Trim 1/2 inch from each edge of brownies (discard this overcooked portion). Cut brownies into 1 1/2 inch squares. Cool completely in pan.

Makes 2 dozen brownies.

Servings: 2 dozen brownies
Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cooking Time: 25 Minutes

Source: Cookies in a Jar: Recipes for Layered Cookie Mixes by Jackie Gannaway


By Vivian P.

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November 29, 20110 found this helpful

How many sticks of butter? Thanks

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November 29, 20110 found this helpful

ThriftyFun "edited" this, leaving out the amount of butter or margarine sticks. Use one and a half (1 1/2) sticks.

Editor's Note: This has been fixed. Thanks for letting us know.

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