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Hot Fudge for Ice Cream


What Is Hot Fudge?

  • Hot Fudge is a thick chocolate sauce that’s served warm, over ice cream.
  • If you want, you can even top the hot fudge with nuts, whipped cream or a maraschino cherry.
  • You can buy it in a can at the store, but this Hot Fudge recipe is so simple, and nothing beats homemade!!



Hot Fudge for Ice Cream


So I am over 6 cub scouts in my neighborhood. One day, I decided that it was time to do a cooking class. And so I invited each boy to bring a recipe. One of the boys brought this recipe for hot fudge and it was amazing. 

I also had the boys make bread, and you know what, they did a great job. Their bread turned out delicious. I also helped the boys make a cook book that I hope that they will cherish all of their lives. It turned out to be one of my favorite den meetings.



What Ingredients Do I Need For Hot Fudge For Ice Cream?

Here’s a list of ingredients you’ll need to make this Hot Fudge (scroll down for the full recipe):


  • Chocolate chips
  • Butter
  • Evaporated milk
  • Powdered sugar
  • Vanilla



How Do I Make Hot Fudge For Ice Cream?

Here’s the simple steps you’ll follow to make this Hot Fudge (scroll down for the full recipe):


  • Add the butter and the chocolate chips to a pan. Slowly allow them to melt together.
  • Then add the evaporated milk and the powder sugar.  I like to stir mine the whole time.
  • Then let it boil for 8 minutes.
  • Remove it from the heat and add the vanilla extract.
  • Then allow it to cool slightly.
  • Then you can pour your hot fudge over your ice cream.




This is a real treat and we even like eating this hot fudge over chocolate ice cream. One can never have enough chocolate!!


Here’s a Recipe for You to Try Your Hot Fudge for Ice Cream:


Fried Ice Cream Bars



Yield: 10 people

Hot Fudge for Ice Cream

Hot Fudge for Ice Cream
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes


  • 1 (6 ounce) package chocolate chips
  • 1 cube (1/2 cup) butter
  • 1 1/3 cups evaporated milk
  • 2 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla


  1. On medium heat, in a medium sauce pan, melt the butter and the chocolate chips.
  2. Add the 1 1/3 cups milk and the 2 1/2 cups powdered sugar, stirring with a wooden spoon or a whisk.
  3. Bring the mixture to a boil, and allow the mixture to boil for 8 minutes.
  4. Make sure it is a medium boil and not a high boil.
  5. Remove the mixture from the heat and add the 1 t. vanilla.
  6. Place the fudge in a bottle, or something that you can pour the fudge over your ice cream from.
  7. Allow the mixture to cool slightly, and pour over ice cream.
  8. Store the remaining fudge in the refrigerator.
  9. When using the hot fudge again, you may warm it in the micro wave on POWER level 5 in incriminates of 30 seconds until the desired temperature is reached.

Nutrition Information



Serving Size


Amount Per Serving Calories 183Total Fat 5gSaturated Fat 3gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 2gCholesterol 13mgSodium 46mgCarbohydrates 34gFiber 0gSugar 33gProtein 2g

This data was provided and calculated by Nutritionix

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