Warm Chocolate Sauce


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  • Makes about

    1½ cups

    • Difficulty


Appears in

Kaffeehaus: Exquisite Desserts from the Classic Cafes of Vienna, Budapest, and Prague


By Rick Rodgers

Published 2002

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Here’s a smooth and seductive chocolate sauce that can embellish many desserts.


  • 1 cup water
  • 6 ounces high-quality bitter sweet chocolate, finely chopped
  • ¾ cup sugar


In a small saucepan, bring the water, chocolate, and sugar to a boil over medium heat, stirring often. Cook at a brisk simmer, stirring often, until slightly thickened, about 5 minutes. Cool slightly and serve warm.

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