Dense Dreamy Chocolate Pudding
4.5 from 2 reviews
Recipe type: Dessert
Author: Carol Egbert
Prep time: 5 mins
Cook time: 5 mins
Total time: 10 mins
Serves: 4
Outrageously rich, silky chocolate pudding is the epitome of comfort food.
  • 6 Tablespoons granulated sugar
  • 2 Tablespoons cornstarch
  • 2 Tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • pinch of salt
  • 1 1/2 cups whole milk
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream
  • 4 ounces semi-sweet chocolate, finely chopped
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  1. Use a whisk to combine sugar, cornstarch, cocoa powder and salt in a medium saucepan with a heavy bottom.
  2. Slowly stir in the milk and cream.
  3. Bring mixture to a boil over medium heat, whisking frequently.
  4. Boil mixture, for thirty seconds, until it is thick.
  5. Remove pot from heat, add chocolate and return it to the heat and whisk until chocolate has melted.
  6. Boiling for one minute.
  7. Remove from heat and stir in the vanilla.
  8. Cool pudding for five minutes before pouring it into four bowls.
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