Recipe to Make Hot Fudge Sauce …

Looking for a mouth-watering and easy recipe to make hot fudge sauce? Try this one! Pour over ice cream, tartes, fruits, or anything you wish!

Hot Fudge Sauce Recipe

Sauce au Chocolat… This French classic will make all your desserts unforgettable!

Preparation Time: Less than 5 minutes
Cooking Time: 5 to 10 minutes

Ingredients: (for 4 people)

4 squares Unsweetened Baking Chocolate (or use your favorite dark chocolate bar with 70% cocoa content.)
4 tbsp. Butter
10 oz. Evaporated Milk
1 cup Sugar

How to Make It:

1. Break chocolate into pieces.
2. Put all ingredients in a pot and let melt over a low heat in a bain-marie (double-boiler). Make sure that the water in the bain-marie never boils. Stir constantly until the sauce has the thickness of a pudding.
3. Let cool slightly, and serve!!!!


If you would like to make a delicious French chocolate tarte sometime, you can use this same recipe to make hot fudge sauce! Just add 4 eggs and a 1/2 cup of flour after you have let the sauce cool off (you don't want to cook the eggs!). Then pour into a pie or tarte crust and bake at 400°F for about 20 to 25 minutes. Let cool completely... and enjoy!!!

If you'd like you can also use a chocolate fondue as an alternative for a slighty creamier recipe to make hot fudge sauce. Click here if you would like to see a delicious chocolate fondue recipe.

Serving Ideas:

Well, I think that most of us associate ice cream with hot fudge sauces... so definitely use this recipe to add that final and stunning touch to your sundaes! Don't forget about chopped nuts and other toppings!

You can also use this recipe as a topping for any cake, pie or tarte... it will instantly transform any of these desserts into mouth-watering delights!

Hot fudge can also make for an exciting fruit salad -- kind of the same idea as a fondue, but already mixed together! Most fruits are very well complemented by the strong and contrasting taste of hot chocolate! Also, you might want to add a few simple dessert cookies to the fruit bowls.

In any case, have fun inventing and re-inventing uses for this delicious recipe to make hot fudge sauce... you can't go wrong!

If you would like to take a look at some other outstanding French chocolate desserts, click here.

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