Chocolate Fondant Pudding

A deliciously decadent pudding to serve anytime. A moist cake like pudding with an oozing chocolate centre. You can make this mixture several hours in advance if you like and allow it to sit, it doesn't have to be only 30 minutes. Because they cook so quick, just pop them in the oven when it's dessert time and serve them piping hot.

Ingredients

Dark chocolate 200 Gram
Butter 200 Gram
Eggs 4 Medium
Egg yolks 4 Medium
Sugar 200 Gram
Flour 60 Gram

Directions

MAKING

1. In a saucepan, melt the chocolate and butter over low heat. Stir continuously until completely melted and there are no lumps. Once done, remove the saucepan from the stove and set aside to allow to cool.

2. In a bowl, put together the egg yolks and whole eggs. Whisk them together until thoroughly combined.

3. Then add the sugar and continue whisking until light and fluffy and all the sugar has been combined.

4. Pour in the completely cooled chocolate and butter mixture and fold into the eggs.

5. Add in the flour and using a wooden spoon fold through the flour until well combined. Allow the mixture to stand at room temperature for at least 30 minutes.(You may let the mixture stand for 3 - 4 hours, if desired)

6. Grease baking molds with cooking spray.

7. Pour the mixture into the molds to fill them 3/4 full.

8. Place in a moderate oven at 165 C, set on fan forced for 12 minutes.

9. Once done, remove from the oven and set aside for 5 - 10 minutes to cool down slightly.

10. Once cool enough to handle, use a butter knife to ease the edges of the pudding and loosen it up. Turn the mold upside down on a plate to un-mold the pudding.

SERVING

11. Serve with ice cream, cream, plain yogurt or creme fresh. Garnish with a fanned strawberry and drizzle some berry cool over the top.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 25 Minutes
Ready In: 25 Minutes
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 659Calories from Fat 380

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 43 g66.2%

Saturated Fat 25 g125%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 57 mg2.38%

Total Carbohydrates 62 g20.7%

Dietary Fiber 2 g8%

Sugars 49 g

Protein 8 g16%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet