Hot chocolate fondant recipe

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  • Serves 4
  • 5 mins to prepare and 12 mins to cook
  • 685 calories / serving
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FF green logo 150x150pxA wonderfully light chocolate sponge, with a gorgeously rich, gooey chocolate centre. The perfect decadent dessert for a special occassion.

Preheat the oven to gas 6, 200°C, fan 180°C. Lightly butter four 100ml (3 1/2fl oz) ramekins or other ovenproof dishes to maximum size of 150ml (5fl oz) each, and coat the insides of each with 1tsp caster sugar. Place the butter and Fairtrade chocolate in a bowl and set it over a pan of barely simmering water. Melt gently and set aside.

Beat the remaining caster sugar and eggs together, then mix in the flour. Fold the chocolate into the egg mixture and pour into the ramekins.

Bake in the oven for 10-12 minutes until risen. Serve immediately.

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This pud is very rich and indulgent, so it shouldn't be eaten too often. But it's perfect for those special occasions.

  • Ingredients

  • 125g (4oz) butter, diced plus extra for greasing
  • 150g (5oz) caster sugar, plus extra for coating the ramekins
  • 125g dark chocolate, chopped
  • 3 large eggs
  • 35g (1 1/4oz) plain flour
  • Energy 2850kj 685kcal 34%
  • Fat 47g 67%
  • Saturates 26g 129%
  • Sugars 49g 54%
  • Salt 0.2g 3%

of the reference intake
Carbohydrate 58g Protein 9.9g Fibre 3.4g


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