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Chocolate Dipping Sauce

Chocolate Dipping Sauce 2.000
Feb 22, 2006

The sauce may be made in advance, covered and refrigerated. When ready to serve, warm through.

Servings: 2 cups
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/4 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup cocoa powder
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch

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Combine all the ingredients in a medium, heavy-bottomed saucepan over medium heat. Whisk together until the mixture comes to a boil, then remove from the heat. Serve warm or at room temperature.

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Adapted from pastry chef Amy Foster of Tallula.

Tested by Bonnie S. Benwick.

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Nutritional Facts

Calories per 1 tablespoon: 33

% Daily Values*

Total Fat: 0g 0%

Saturated Fat: 0g 0%

Cholesterol: 0mg 0%

Sodium: 0mg 0%

Total Carbohydrates: 8g 3%

Dietary Fiber: 0g 0%

Sugar: n/a

Protein: 0g

*Percent Daily Value based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Total Fat: Less than 65g

Saturated Fat: Less than 20g

Cholesterol: Less than 300mg

Sodium: Less than 2,400mg

Total Carbohydrates: 300g

Dietary Fiber: 25g

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