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Homemade Chocolate Syrup

Homemade Chocolate Syrup- Better than the bottled stuff! This homemade chocolate syrup is a cinch to make and only requires a handful of simple ingredients.

Homemade Chocolate Syrup- Big Green House

Ingredients Needed

  • Sugar
  • Unsweetened cocoa powder
  • Salt
  • Vanilla
  • Water

A Note About Sugar

I have made this syrup with brown sugar and coconut palm sugar ( instead of the regular white granulated sugar) and it still worked out well. Keep that in mind if you are short on white sugar 😉

Can I Make This Sugar Free?

Yes. Simply adjust your sugar substitute as needed.


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Homemade Chocolate Syrup- Big Green House

Chocolate Syrup!

Use your homemade chocolate syrup on top of your favorite dessert or in any recipes that it's called for.
Here are just a few ideas to get you started-

Recipe Notes

Your syrup will seem thin at first. However, it will thicken as it cools

Storage

Let the syrup cool for about an hour. Then, store in a covered jar in the refrigerator. It’s best used within 2 weeks.

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Yield: approx 2 cups

Homemade Chocolate Syrup

Homemade Chocolate Syrup- Big Green House

Homemade Chocolate Syrup- Better than the bottled stuff! This homemade chocolate syrup is a cinch to make and only requires a handful of simple ingredients.

Prep Time 30 minutes
Additional Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups water
  • 1 1/2 cups white sugar
  • 1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • dash of salt
  • splash of vanilla

Instructions

  1. In a saucepan over medium heat, whisk together salt, water, sugar and cocoa powder until smooth. Continue until the mixture begins to simmer and thicken. This should take about 5 minutes.
  2. Remove from the heat and whisk in the vanilla. Let it cool for 30 minutes before serving or 60 minutes if you are storing first.

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Nutrition Information:

Yield:

2

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 763Total Fat: 4gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 87mgCarbohydrates: 175gFiber: 8gSugar: 151gProtein: 8g

All information and tools presented and written within this site are intended for informational purposes only. I am not a certified nutritionist and any nutritional information on abiggreenhouse.com should only be used as a general guideline. This information is provided as a courtesy and there is no guarantee that the information will be completely accurate

Mariama

Thursday 26th of January 2023

Beautiful, I definitely need to try it!

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