Written by Ashwin Dewan and published on 24 May 2021.
Add some to a milkshake, whip it into a cake, or drizzle on fruits for a delectable treat - chocolate is extremely versatile. Urge your kids to don the apron and try these yummy chocolate recipes
Who does not like biting into a slab of creamy, rich chocolate every now and then? Described by the ancient Mayans as the food of the Gods, chocolate is a food item that is a favorite among all age groups. Chocolate is known for its versatility - you can have chocolate by itself, add it to milkshakes, use it as an ingredient in cakes, use melted chocolate as topping on ice cream, and so on.
Here, we talk about the benefits of chocolate and show you delicious chocolate recipes your kids will enjoy.
|Benefits of eating chocolate|
|Can improve brain function|
|Maintains a healthy cardiovascular system|
|Source of anti-oxidants|
|Reduces stress by lowering blood pressure|
So, chocolate is not all about sugar, milk, butter, and cacao. It has a unique, rich, and sweet taste.
Everyone loves the good old chocolate brownie. How about adding a twist to the classic brownie? Lower in fat than the traditional brownie, and with a more intense taste of chocolate, this chocolate fudge walnut brownie is just what you need.
|All-purpose flour||¾ cup|
|Granulated sugar||1 cup|
|Unsweetened cocoa||¾ cup|
|Brown sugar||½ cup|
|Baking powder||½ teaspoon|
|Bittersweet chocolate chunks||1 cup|
|Melted butter||6 tablespoons|
|Vanilla extract||1 teaspoon|
|Large eggs (lightly beaten)||3|
|Chopped walnuts||½ cup|
Chocolate pudding is the preferred choice of dessert for many people the world over, who swear by its rich texture and delicious taste.
|Unsweetened cocoa||½ cup|
|Corn starch||¼ cup|
|Butter or margarine||1/3 cup|
|Vanilla extract||2 teaspoons|
|Whipped cream (optional)|
Children love cookies and chocolate chip cookies are the go-to choice for most of them. Easy to make with simple, easily available ingredients, chocolate chip cookies can be had with milk.
|Granulated sugar||¾ cup|
|Brown sugar||¾ cup|
|Butter or margarine||1 cup|
|All-purpose flour||2¼ cup|
|Baking soda||1 teaspoon|
|Chopped nuts||1 cup|
|Semisweet chocolate chips||1 packet|
This tasty chocolate recipe is a winner in the yummy dessert stakes. To make this pudding, slices of white bread are spread with chocolate hazelnut and soaked in delicious custard. The sweetness of the chocolate hazelnut gets dissolved in the custard giving this dish a wonderful taste.
|White bread||9 slices|
|Dark chocolate||150 grams|
|Whipping cream||425 ml|
|Castor sugar||110 grams|
|Cinnamon||A pinch |