Personal Chocolate-Port Fondues

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Gourmet Game Night

By Cynthia Nims

Published 2010

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We all know how well port goes with chocolate. So why not in it? I asked myself. The results are quite a delight. You can use butter warmers to keep the chocolate warm, though it will stay dippable on its own for a while.


  • 8 ounces semisweet chocolate, chopped
  • cup whipping cream
  • ¾


Combine the chocolate and cream in the top of a double boiler and melt over medium heat, stirring often. When fully melted and smooth, stir in the port. Keep warm over low heat until you are ready to serve.

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