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Bake It Like Beckham!

By Ashley Hume
Posted On Jun 19, 2016
Bake It Like Beckham!

Note to mothers who bake everywhere: Victoria Beckham is one of you! The former Spice Girl surprised many of her fans when she showed off her skills in the kitchen on Instagram, posting a picture of a plate of “Beckham Brownies” that she whipped up for one of her children’s school event.

Photo Credit: Instagram
Photo Credit: Instagram

Victoria captioned a photo of the delicious-looking treats, saying, “Summer school fete!! Who knew?!?! #mummyduties #triedmybest X VB.” As a famous singer, model, designer, and businesswoman, it’s hard to imagine Victoria spending her free time mixing up brownie batter in the kitchen. However, the mother of four has opened up in the past about her culinary hobby, telling People in 2014 that her “favorite thing to bake is brownies.”

It’s comforting to know that Victoria, who is known for her slender physique, indulges in junk food at times, just like the rest of us. If you too want to “bake it like Beckham”, you should give Victoria’s favorite brownie recipe a try!

Victoria Beckham’s Easy Brownies (via People magazine)

Makes: 20 brownies

1-cup butter, melted

2 cups sugar

½ cup unsweetened cocoa powder

4 large eggs, lightly beaten

1 tsp. vanilla extract

1½ cups all-purpose flour

½ tsp. baking powder

½ tsp. salt

  1. Preheat oven to 350?. Stir together melted butter, sugar, and cocoa. Add eggs and vanilla, stirring until blended. Combine flour and remaining ingredients; stir into cocoa mixture. Pour into a lightly greased, aluminum-foil-lined 13- x 9-inch pan.
  2. Bake at 350? for 20 to 25 minutes. Cool on a wire rack 1 hour. Use edges of foil to lift uncut brownies from pan; cool completely on wire rack. Peel back edges of foil and cut evenly in 20 squares.