Willy Wonka: Chocolate Sauce

Willy Wonka: Chocolate Sauce
Sweets for the sweet, and a decadent end to a meal, this rich chocolate sauce is perfect drizzled over cake or ice cream--or, in Willy Wonka's case, used to captivate his audience. See this Recipe
Gonzalo Galavis

Sweets for the sweet, and a decadent end to a meal, this rich chocolate sauce is perfect drizzled over cake or ice cream—or, in Willy Wonka's case, used to captivate his audience.

Willy Wonka: Chocolate Sauce
Sweets for the sweet, and a decadent end to a meal, this rich chocolate sauce is perfect drizzled over cake or ice cream—or, in Willy Wonka's case, used to captivate his audience.
Yield: makes 2 Cups

Ingredients

  • 12 cup half-and-half
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 oz. unsweetened chocolate, chopped
  • 2 oz. bittersweet chocolate, chopped
  • 8 tbsp. butter
  • 2 egg yolks, lightly beaten

Instructions

  1. Heat half-and-half and sugar together in a heavy saucepan over medium-low heat, stirring until sugar dissolves. Add chocolates and butter and whisk until smooth. Set aside to let cool briefly.
  2. Stir in egg yolks and cook over low heat for 3 minutes, stirring constantly. Set aside to let cool slightly. Serve over cake or ice cream, if you like.