Servings: Makes 4 servings
Ingredients 1/4 cup sugar1/4 cup cocoa powder2 tablespoons cornstarch2 cups low-fat or non-fat milk2 ounces bittersweet chocolate1 teaspoon vanilla extract
In a medium, heavy-bottomed sauce pan, stir together sugar, cocoa powder and cornstarch. Turn heat to medium high. Gradually add milk and stir constantly until pudding begins to boil and thicken, about five minutes.
Reduce heat to medium low, add bittersweet chocolate and continue heating five minutes more until pudding is completely thickened. Remove from heat, let cool five minutes.
Add vanilla and pour into pudding cups. Eat immediately or refrigerate.
From the book Cooking Thin with Chef Kathleen