Grocery Shrink Ray Minimizes My Brownies

Grocery Shrink Ray Minimizes My Brownies

Maurice took this beauty shot of two generations of Betty Crocker’s Turtle brownie mix side-by-side. The new version, on the right, gives you less brownie for the same cost. By his calculations, the new version, meant to fill out a 64 square inch pan, makes barely more than half as many brownies as the old, which were suited to a 117 square-inch pan. [More]

Defense Department Has A 26-Page Brownie Recipe

Defense Department Has A 26-Page Brownie Recipe

Looking to make brownies that can be stored in a hot warehouse, dropped out of an airplane, dragged through the mud, left out with bugs and vermin and still be eaten 3 years later? Then you should check out this 26-page PDF from the Pentagon. [More]