Sublime Hot Chocolate Fondant

Total Time
42mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 12 mins

I saw this in a cook book of Gordon Ramsay's and man oh man was it worth it

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. heat the oven to 160 degrees.
  2. butter to large ramekins, about 7.5cm in diameter, then dust liberally with cocoa.
  3. slowly melt the chocolate and butter in a small bowl set over a pan of hot water.
  4. then take of the heat and stir until smooth.
  5. leave to cool for 10 minutes.
  6. using an electric mixer, whisk the whole egg, egg yolk and sugar together until pale and thick.
  7. then incorporate the chocolate mixture.
  8. sift the flour over mixture and gently fold in, using large metal spoon.
  9. divide between the ramekins.
  10. bake for 12 minutes.
  11. turn the chocolate fondants out on to warmed plates and serve imediately.

Reviews

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I saw a similiar recipe being made on Masterchef Australia and found this recipe. I agree with the previous reviewer that the result after 12 min is too sloppy. I cooked mine for a further 3 minutes at 160 deg, but I think a warmer oven for 12 min should be perfect. The taste is decadent.

Good Looking Cooking June 19, 2009

Great taste but the temperature definitely needs to be 180 deg C otherwise the result is too soft and collapses.

justin April 11, 2009

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