This easy recipe for fresh fruits with chocolate sauce will become a staple in your entertaining repertoire; it’s fast, it’s easy, and it’s beautiful to look at. Best quality chocolate, vanilla, baby bananas, strawberries, raspberries and pineapple are all libido-enhancing ingredients for a delicious and sexy dessert.
- 4 ounces best quality organic very dark chocolate 76% and up
- ¼ cup maple syrup
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- ½ cup almond or soy milk
- 4 baby bananas
- 12 strawberries
- ½ pint raspberries
- 4 slices of pineapple, cut into bite sized wedges (optional)
- Prep Time: 5 minutes
- Cook Time: 10 minutes
- Total Time: 15 minutes
PreparationChop the chocolate into small pieces and place in a double boiler along with the maple syrup, vanilla, and almond milk. If you’d like you can add a pinch of cinnamon and cayenne for a little Aztec kick. Heat over a medium flame, stirring occasionally, until chocolate is melted and the sauce is glossy.
Arrange the bananas, berries and pineapple on 4 dessert plates and drizzle with chocolate sauce. Serve immediately.
Copyright 2010 by Jen Hoy