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chocolate syrup

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Janis Reeves
Hanover, MN

I have 2 heavy duty chocolate milk drnkers in my house. I was going thru the store bought stuff like crazy. So after some research and tweaking of my own this is my final product! I hope you enjoy!

(2 ratings)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 10 Min

Ingredients For chocolate syrup

  • 1 c
    cocoa powder
  • 2 c
  • 3 c
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1/4 tsp

How To Make chocolate syrup

  • 1
    In a medium tall sided sauce pan place water and cocoa powder over med heat and stir to fully incorporate the coca powder into the water.
  • 2
    Once water and coca are mixed add in sugar and stir until sugar has dissolved.
  • 3
    WATCHING VERY VERY CLOSELY let mixture come to a boil and then turn heat down to maintain a rapid simmer. WATCH OUT FOR BOIL OVER. Let cook for 10 mins stirring often.
  • 4
    After 10 mins remove from heat and stir in vanilla and salt. Now for the really hard part. Let cool to room temp and then place in a bottle (I use an old chocolate syrup bottle)and store in fridge.