ADD to the Saucepan in order and Beat after each addition
1 1/4teaspoonsbaking sodamixed with 2 tablespoons warm water
2cupsall purpose flour
1/3cupunsweetened cocoa powder
Stir in Chocolate Chips or broken chocolate
1cupsemi-sweet chocolate chipsor 6 oz any chocolate you like chopped coarse
1cupchopped candied gingerinstead of above or in addition (optional)
Preheat the oven to 325F. Tear off a big piece of parchment paper and line the bottom and sides of a roasting pan of approximately 12″x8″x2″
Put all the ingredients in the first group in a 2 qt saucepan. Melt the butter over medium heat. Stir frequently. When butter is melted and all ingredients are incorporated remove pan from heat.
Add the ingredients in the second group to the saucepan in the order they’re listed beating after each addition.
Stir in chocolate chips or chopped chocolate.
Pour batter into parchment lined pan.
Bake for 45 minutes or until “risen and firm. It will be slightly damp underneath the set top and that’s the way you want it.” per Nigella Lawson