If your family loves ice cream (and who doesn't?), you'll probably serve these sundaes-with their from-scratch chocolate sauce-often. But you won't mind, because they're so simple to put together.
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 10 min.
Makesabout 1-2/3 cups chocolate sauce
- 1/4 cup butter, cubed
- 1 ounce unsweetened chocolate
- 1 cup sugar
- 1/3 cup half-and-half cream
- 1/4 cup corn syrup
- 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
- Mint ice cream
- In a small saucepan, melt butter and chocolate over low heat. Add the sugar, cream and corn syrup; bring to a boil, stirring constantly. Boil for 1 minute. Remove from the heat and stir in vanilla. Serve warm or cool over ice cream.
Nutrition Facts2 tablespoons: 307 calories, 14g fat (8g saturated fat), 41mg cholesterol, 111mg sodium, 44g carbohydrate (38g sugars, 0 fiber), 3g protein.
Originally published as Shamrock Sundaes in 1996 Taste of Home Meals in Minutes Calendar