CHEF JEFF — ONE BYTE AT A TIME: Hot Fudge SauceWhat would a sundae be without a good topping?
By: Herald Staff Report,
What would a sundae be without a good topping?
Hot Fudge Sauce
2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
1 cup (2 sticks) butter
2/3 cup whole milk
4 cups confectioners’ sugar
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1/8 teaspoon salt
Measure the chips and butter into a large, heavy saucepan and cook over low heat until melted. Very gradually whisk in the milk, then the sugar. Increase heat to medium and bring to a boil. Cook, whisking constantly, for 8 minutes. Remove from heat and stir in vanilla and salt. Mixture will thicken as it cools. Serve warm. Refrigerate leftover sauce.
Yield: Aout 5 cups or 40 (2-tablespoon) servings.
Approximate nutritional analysis per 2-tablespoon serving: 130 calories, 7.3 grams fat (4.5 grams saturated), 12.6 milligrams cholesterol, 0.5 grams protein, 17.5 grams carbohydrates, 0.5 grams fiber, 42.6 milligrams sodium.
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