Famous Marshmallow Brownies

These are my favorite brownies of all time!  I remember Mom making them so much growing up, but they were always to give to people in the ward or neighborhood so we would hardly get to eat them! I make them quite a bit because they are easy and it makes a TON so they are share with neighbors or take to a potluck party!

Famous Marshmallow Brownies
  • 1 c. margarine
  • 2 c. sugar
  • 1/3 c. cocoa
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 1/2 c. flour
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 2 tsp. vanilla

Soften margarine and blend in 2 cups sugar and cocoa.  Beat together and add 4 eggs, one at a time.  Add flour, salt and vanilla.

Spread on large (10x15x1 inch) greased cookie sheet.  Bake 25 minutes at 350.  Remove from oven and cover entire top with 1 package of miniature marshmallows.  Return to oven for 3 minutes, until soft and puffy.  Cool and frost with chocolate frosting.

Chocolate Frosting:

1 stick margarine (1/2 c.), softened
1/4 cup milk
1-2 tsp vanilla (depending on your taste)
3 tablespoons of cocoa
2-3 cups of powdered sugar

Mix all ingredients with a hand mixer until smooth.  Add more powdered sugar or milk until you reach desired consistency and spread on top of bars.