Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Cookbook: Sweet Fondue Recipes

Another round of fondue recipes! Sweet instead of savory, these will cure your sweet tooth. ♥

White Chocolate Fondue
via Rachael Ray


One 11-ounce package white chocolate chips or chopped white chocolate
1/4 cup milk
Salted pretzel rods, for dipping
Fresh and dried fruit slices, such as pineapple, crystallized ginger and mango slices, for dipping


In a double boiler, combine the white chocolate and milk over barely simmering water; stir until melted. Transfer the chocolate to a fondue pot or serving bowl, place on a platter and surround with the pretzel rods and fruit.

Chocolate Mallow Fondue


2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips (12 ounce)1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk1 (7 ounce) jar marshmallow creme1/2 cup milk1 teaspoon vanilla extract


In a heavy saucepan, heat the first five ingredients just until melted.

Whisk until smooth.

Transfer to fondue pot and keep warm.

Serve with fruits and/or cake pieces.


Chocolate Orange Fondue
via Food Network

7 ounces good semisweet chocolate
1/3 cup heavy cream
1 1/2 teaspoons grated orange zest
1/2 teaspoon instant coffee granules
2 tablespoons orange-flavored liqueur (recommended: Grand Marnier)


Chop the chocolate and place it in a heat-proof bowl set over a pan of simmering water. Add the cream, zest, coffee, and liqueur and stir constantly until the chocolate is melted and smooth. Transfer the mixture to a fondue pot and serve warm with pound cake, doughnuts, strawberries, bananas or pretzels.

**For serving: pound cake, doughnuts, long-stemmed strawberries, bananas or pretzels

Chocolate Mint Fondue
via Noble Pig Blog

1 can of sweetened condensed milk
1 cup chocolate chips10 peppermint patties, chopped


Combine a can of sweetened condensed milk, 1 cup chocolate chips and 10 chopped peppermint patties.  Cook over low heat until melted.  Serve with apple slices, strawberries, bananas, pound cake, etc.


Chocolate Caramel
16 ounces chocolate, broken in pieces -- chocolate chips work fine ( milk, dark or semisweet)
1 cup whipping cream 1/2 cup caramel topping

Melt ingredients on stove top over med. heat, stirring until mixture is melted and smooth. Place in fondue pot and watch closely so that it doesn't boil or scorch.

Serve with dippers such as: strawberries, bananas, pretzels, pound cake or angel food cake, marshmallows, dried fruit. etc.




B.Weber said...

Yum Yum, I want a fondue night now!


Bonnie said...

Thanks for these. A friend of mine can me a fondue set for our anniversary last year and it's still sitting in the original packaging! Maybe now its a good time to use it after I see all these recipes!

Heather Belle said...

You had me at white chocolate, but mint chocolate?? Ugh! Sounds soooo good!!

Elizabeth said...

LOVE chocolate orange fondue!!