Easy Chocolate Sauce

  • Active Time 10m
  • Total Time 10m

Makes 1 1/2 cups

Serve cold with ice cream, or warm with a chocolate fudge cake or brownies.


  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1 tablespoon unsalted butter
  • 4 squares semisweet cooking chocolate, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon dark rum, brandy or liqueur of your choice (optional)


Bring cream and butter to a boil in a small saucepan. Add chocolate and rum, remove from heat and stir until chocolate is melted. Will keep in refrigerator for 3 days but is best served immediately.

Serving Size = 2 Tablespoon

Recipe reprinted by permission of Weldon Russell. All rights reserved.

RecID 873

nutrition information per serving

120 calories; 10g total fat; 28mg cholesterol; 14mg sodium; 7g carbohydrates; 0g fiber; 0g protein

These nutrition facts are calculated according to the ingredients listed in this recipe. Any substitutions will change these facts. Although we strive for accuracy, please note that food manufacturers occasionally change their food formulas, which could affect the calculations as shown.

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