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February 14, 2012

Happy Valentine's Day Chocolate Sauce

It's Valentine's Day.  You can't have a Valentine's Day without some sort of chocolate, right?  Here's an easy recipe for some simply smooth, velevety chocolate sauce for your ice cream, pound cake, bacon, pretzels, strawberries.......OR whatever else your heart may desire to dip into chocolate.

What goes perfectly with chocolate?  A full bodied red wine of course.  This chocolate sauce recipe is courtesy of Hamel Family Wines.

Enjoy your day and may it be filled with chocolate, wine and love.

Duncan Family Chocolate Sauce

2oz best quality unsweetened chocolate
¾ cup water
1 ½ cup sugar
3 tablespoons light corn syrup
1 tablespoon vanilla extract
1 tablespoon butter
Dash of salt

Heat water to a simmer. Add chocolate and stir until melted. Remove from heat and add sugar, corn syrup and salt. Return to low heat, stirring constantly for 5 minutes. Remove from heat and add vanilla and butter, stirring until fully incorporated.

Thank you for taking time out of your busy day to leave a comment. I love to hear from you! Have a fantastic day!

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Twyla McCartney said...

This sounds wonderful I just love marshmallows dipped in chocolate and this will be perfect

Suz and Allan said...

Happy Valentine's Day to you all!