Video: How to Melt Chocolate -

Video: How to Melt Chocolate

Discover ways to melt chocolate evenly and smoothly.

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Just a drizzle of melted chocolate vaults dessert into a higher level of deliciousness. In this video, you’ll learn ways to melt chocolate evenly and smoothly. You’ll see how to choose chocolate—dark chocolate, white chocolate, or milk chocolate—and how best to prepare the chocolate for smooth, even melting. You’ll see a great method for melting chocolate in the microwave. You’ll also learn a quick stovetop method that includes double boiling. Once you have a beautiful bowl of shiny melted chocolate, dip strawberries, drizzle cheesecakes, or decorate cookies and cakes in a delicious chocolate coating. See more chocolate videos >>

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Apr. 16, 2015 12:00 pm
I have melted chocolate with coffee on the stove and it turned just fine like in the video.
Dec. 15, 2014 8:01 pm
Heat to 110' then cool to 90' then dip stuff, cool and eat. I'm pretty sure you can then qrap well for a couple of weeks or freeze depending on the item. Obviously do not freeze fresh fruit. but you could freeze dipped cookies
Mar. 4, 2014 12:49 pm
My chocolate dipped marshmallows get white spots after a few days. Is this because I haven't tempered the chocolate? I used semi-sweet chocolate chips for melting. Thanks for all your great information!
Dec. 31, 2013 3:38 pm
The first time I melted chocolate, I did everything the wrong way (added vanilla directly to melting chocolate and heated directly in pot therefore scorching it). This video is gonna make my next batch of candy much nicer and tastier! Thanks
Jul. 8, 2012 9:12 pm
Think I have been getting my water too hot. Very helpful Thanks.
Jun. 20, 2012 6:43 am
So easy to do in the microwave with no fear of water getting into the chocolate.
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