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Cherry Chocolate Fondue

No recipe image available.This luscious dessert fondue is a warm, melty chocolate and cherry-flavored ganache laced with bits of maraschino cherries.

Recipe Ingredients:

1 (6-ounce) package semisweet chocolate chips
1/4 cup whipping cream
1 (6-ounce) jar maraschino cherries, well drained and quartered (reserve juice)
2 (15.25-ounce) cans Bartlett pear slices in heavy syrup, drained
1 pound cake or angel food cake, cut into 1-inch cubes

Cooking Directions:

  1. Place chocolate pieces and whipping cream in a 2-cup glass measure. Microwave for 1 minute or until chips are melted, stirring every 30 seconds. Stir in cherries and reserved cherry juice.
  2. Pour chocolate mixture into fondue pot.
  3. Use fondue forks or wooden picks to dip pear slices and cake cubes into chocolate mixture.

Makes 10 servings.

Nutritional Information Per Serving (1/10 of recipe): Calories: 372; Fat: 16 g; Saturated Fat: 9 g; Cholesterol: 72 mg; Sodium: 173 mg; Carbohydrates: 56 g; Protein: 4 g; Fiber: 2 g.

Recipe provided courtesy of, through ECES, Inc., Electronic Color Editorial Services.