Quoting KNZ.:" So, made box-brownies, didn't have veggie oil, so i used apple sauce. I baked it for the time it said ... [snip!] ... on olive oil, but read i can use just regular butter. Is that what you would do? How can i make this next batch not suck. "
Quoting snglemama:" for me... some odd reason.. my box brownies always come out smurffy. Home made are just as easy... so I make them that way. So... unless you have cocoa powder.. I'm no help. good luck though!"
Quoting ♫ boobook ♫:" I use applesauce a lot in my recipes. I do half applesauce and half butter or canola oil or olive oil. ... [snip!] ... oil. Never full applesauce. Even in my recipes that are butter and oil and egg free, I have to use applesauce with a banana."
Quoting Tasha & Nika:" I'd have used peanut oil (we fry our stuff in that), or melted butter, and added an ounce or two to what's requested to be sure.."
Quoting CountryMommy:" <blockquote><b>Quoting KNZ.:</b>" So, made box-brownies, didn't have veggie oil, so ... [snip!] ... Is that what you would do? How can i make this next batch not suck. "</blockquote> Do you have any chocolate syrup?"
Quoting ♫ boobook ♫:" <blockquote><b>Quoting KNZ.:</b>" darn it. and i used the full amount of applesauce."</blockquote> When you use all applesauce the batter is too moist."
Quoting KNZ.:" that's what dude said when he got home (that i should've used peanut oil) but i've never really used it before so didn't know "