Chocolate Dipping Sauce

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 10 Minutes
Cook: 25 Minutes


6 (1.55-ounce) milk chocolate bars, chopped
3/4 cup sugar
2 tablespoons cornstarch
1/4 teaspoon salt
2 cups whipping cream
1 egg yolk, beaten
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract


Combine first 4 ingredients in a small saucepan. Stir in cream. Cook over low heat, stirring constantly, just until chocolate is melted.

Whisk 1/2 cup warm chocolate mixture into egg yolk in a small bowl; add to remaining warm chocolate mixture. Increase heat to medium-low, and cook 20 minutes, whisking constantly, just until sauce comes to a boil.

Remove from heat; stir in vanilla. Pour into a serving bowl.

Note: Leftover sauce can be refrigerated and served as pudding.

Paula Deen,

Paula Deen & Friends: Living It Up, Southern Style,

Southern Living

January 2006
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