Easy Hot Fudge Sauce

Easy Hot Fudge Sauce

Top a scoop of vanilla ice cream with this thick and creamy fudge sauce.

5 min. prep time
3 cups
141 Rating


3 (1-ounce) squares unsweetened baking chocolate, chopped
3 tablespoons Land O Lakes® Butter
2 cups sugar
1 (12-ounce) can evaporated milk
1 teaspoon vanilla


Melt chocolate and butter in 2-quart saucepan over low heat until smooth (3 to 5 minutes). Stir in sugar and milk.

Increase heat to medium; cook, stirring constantly, until mixture comes to a full boil (8 to 10 minutes). Continue cooking, stirring constantly, 4 minutes. Remove from heat; stir in vanilla. Serve warm. Store in refrigerator.

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Nutrition Facts (2 tablespoons)

Calories: 110

Fat: 4g

Cholesterol: 10mg

Sodium: 25mg

Carbohydrates: 19g

Dietary Fiber: 1g

Protein: 1g

Recipe #8240©1995Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

This really WAS easy to make. Topping was smooth and re-heated well. I think I will cut the required sugar by at least a third next time - The canned milk gives a lot of extra sweetness.

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