How Do I Make Chewy Brownies? Good Question

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Q: I love brownies — chewy brownies — but whenever I make them, they turn out more like cake than like ooey gooey chewy brownies.

Is there a recipe you can recommend or are there proportions in baking brownies I should be mindful of when baking these chewy delights? – Sabine

Sabine, we generally look for recipes that are “fudgy” when baking chewy brownies, like the one pictured above from Martha Stewart.

Fudgy Brownies at Martha Stewart

But if you want really specific advice on getting the right brownie consistency, check out this piece from Fine Cooking and a tip from a reader.

Readers, do you have really reliable methods for getting those chewy, gooey brownies?