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Swiss Chocolate Squares

  • Prep Time: 20 Minutes (Total Time: 45 Minutes)
  • Serving Size: 48
  • 1 cup Cold Water
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) Butter Or Margarine, Divided
  • 3 Squares BAKER'S Unsweetened Baking Chocolate, Divided
  • 2 cups Flour
  • 2 cups Granulated Sugar
  • 2 Eggs, Lightly Beaten
  • 1/2 cup BREAKSTONE'S Or KNUDSEN Sour Cream
  • 1 teaspoon Baking Soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon Salt
  • 6 tablespoons Milk
  • 4-1/2 cups Sifted Powdered Sugar
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla
  • 1/2 cup Chopped PLANTERS Pecans
  • PREHEAT oven to 375°F. Place water, 1/2 cup (1 stick) of the butter and 1-1/2 of the chocolate squares in large saucepan. Bring to boil, stirring occasionally. Remove from heat. Stir in combined flour and granulated sugar. Add eggs, sour cream, baking soda and salt; mix well. Pour into greased and floured 15x10x1-inch baking pan.

    BAKE 20 to 25 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.

    PLACE remaining 1/2 cup (1 stick) margarine, remaining 1-1/2 chocolate squares and milk in large saucepan; bring to boil. Remove from heat. Gradually add powdered sugar, beating until well blended after each addition. Mix in vanilla. Spread onto warm cake; sprinkle with pecans. Cool completely. Cut into 48 squares to serve.


    Great Substitute

    Substitute miniature semi-sweet chocolate chips for the pecans.