Try This Patriotic Brownies Recipe!

Enjoy this sweet treat by using this recipe to whip up delicious and patriotic brownies.

Have plans for the 4th of July? Whether your day is filled with friends and family at home, or you and your loved ones are traveling, you’ll want to plan to whip up these delicious brownies! Not only are they a fun dessert to put together, but these brownies are a delicious treat to enjoy with everyone!


  • 12 tablespoons butter
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 2/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 3/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 cup mini chocolate chips
  • 1 cup fresh blueberries
  • 2 cups sliced strawberries
  • 2 (16-ounce) containers white frosting


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees and line a 9X13-inch pan with aluminum foil. Cooking Tip: have the foil extend up the sides so that you will be able to lift the brownies out of the pan. Spray with cooking spray.
  2. Melt butter in a medium saucepan. Whisk in sugar and cocoa powder.
  3. Let cool and then whisk in eggs and vanilla extract.
  4. Stir in mixture of flour, salt, and baking powder.
  5. Fold in chocolate chips. Pour batter into the prepared pan and bake for about 22 to 25 minutes. Let cool completely.
  6. Lift brownie out of pan and place on a serving tray. Spread with a thin layer of frosting.
  7. Arrange blueberries in rows in top left corner. Place strawberry slices in 5 rows, leaving space between each row.
  8. Place remaining frosting in a large pastry bag fitted with a large star tip. Pipe frosting between rows of strawberries.
  9. Refrigerate until ready to serve!

We hope you have an enjoyable day celebrating your Fourth of July with this sweet dessert!  For your tailored coverage, talk to the professionals at Martplan Insurance Agency. We serve homeowners in La Habra, California and neighboring cities!