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Boozy Chocolate Dipping Sauce and Fruit Skewers

Katerina | Diethood
Boozy Chocolate Dipping Sauce is a quick and easy dessert that goes great with fruit, pound cake, and just about anything you can think of! This homemade chocolate sauce is perfect for sharing at parties. 
Servings : 8
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 2 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes


For The Chocolate Dipping Sauce
  • 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1-1/3 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips , chopped
  • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2- shot glass to 1-shot glass dark rum
For The Fruit Skewers
  • Bamboo Skewers
  • 6 Blueberries for each skewer
  • 2 Strawberries for each skewer
  • 2 cubes of pound cake for each skewer


  • Place cream in a small saucepan and cook over low heat.
  • When cream begins to form bubbles around the edges, remove from heat and whisk in the chopped chocolate.
  • Continue to whisk until melted and smooth.
  • Whisk in vanilla and rum; set aside.
  • Thread strawberries, pound cake cubes, and blueberries onto each skewer.
  • Arrange fruit skewers on a platter and serve chocolate sauce in a bowl.
  • Sauce will thicken as it stands.


How much fruit and cake you will need depends on how many skewers you want to make. Keep in mind, dipping sauce will serve about 8 people


Calories: 316 kcal | Carbohydrates: 50 g | Protein: 4 g | Fat: 10 g | Saturated Fat: 5 g | Cholesterol: 97 mg | Sodium: 408 mg | Potassium: 132 mg | Fiber: 1 g | Sugar: 30 g | Vitamin A: 335 IU | Vitamin C: 1.7 mg | Calcium: 67 mg | Iron: 2.5 mg | Net Carbs: 49 g

Nutritional info is an estimate and provided as courtesy. Values may vary according to the ingredients and tools used. Please use your preferred nutritional calculator for more detailed info.

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chocolate desserts, chocolate dip for fruit, chocolate dip for strawberries, chocolate sauce recipe, easy chocolate dessert, homemade chocolate sauce