Ever since R man's heart surgery two years ago, we have been very virtuous about avoiding fat in the Chez Peenee Diet. Gone were the days of macaroni and cheese, gravy with everything, and the glories of french fries. We didn't miss them, honest. Roast vegetables became a great favorite. And then, with the cancer diagnosis, suddenly we sort of decided to adopt a more "what the hell" attitude. Case in point might well be our dinner tonight of hot fudge sundaes. Yum.
Here's the sauce recipe: take 7 ounces of fine quality chocolate.
Put it in a baggie and whack it with a hammer until it's well and truly busted up.
Mix with sugar, cream, butter, and some other stuff over moderate heat.