Desserts, chocolate

Warm Chocolate Pudding

Warm Chocolate Pudding
Prep Time
20
Cook Time
0
Total Time
20

Overview

This warm pudding has a marvelous deep chocolaty flavor, but it’s low in fat and super-quick to make. Don’t skimp on the quality of cocoa with this one—treat yourself to the good stuff.

Nutritional Information

6 Servings
Calories165
Carbohydrates35g
Fat2g
Saturated Fat1g
Mono Fat1g
Protein6g
Cholesterol37mg
Dietary Fiber3g
Potassium311mg
Sodium110mg

Ingredients

1 large egg
2 ¼ cups nonfat or low-fat milk , divided
⅓ cup sugar , divided
⅛ teaspoon salt
⅓ cup unsweetened cocoa powder
2 tablespoons cornstarch
1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Instructions

  • Lightly beat egg with a fork in a medium bowl.
  • Combine 1 1/2 cups milk, 1/3 cup sugar and salt in a medium saucepan; bring to a simmer over medium heat, stirring occasionally.
  • Meanwhile, whisk the remaining 1/3 cup sugar, cocoa and cornstarch in a medium bowl. Whisk in the remaining 3/4 cup milk until blended. Whisk the simmering milk mixture into the cocoa mixture. Pour the mixture back into the pan and bring to a simmer over medium heat, whisking constantly, until thickened and glossy, about 3 minutes. Remove from heat.
  • Whisk about 1 cup of the hot cocoa mixture into the beaten egg. Return the egg mixture to the pan and cook over medium-low heat, whisking constantly, until steaming and thickened, about 2 minutes. (Do not boil.) Whisk in vanilla. Serve warm.