Old Fashioned Chocolate Self-Saucing Pudding | Winter Dessert

The perfect old fashioned chocolate self-saucing pudding… a rich chocolate cake smothered with a smooth chocolate sauce (printable conventional and Thermomix recipe cards included). 

The perfect old fashioned chocolate self-saucing pudding... a rich chocolate cake smothered with a smooth chocolate sauce (printable conventional and Thermomix recipe cards included). 

For me, the best thing about winter is the desserts! Forget about the yucky cold rain and wind… it’s all about hot puddings, crumbles and pies! Bring it on….!

The perfect old fashioned chocolate self-saucing pudding... a rich chocolate cake smothered with a smooth chocolate sauce (printable conventional and Thermomix recipe cards included). 

And while we’re chatting all about winter desserts, let me introduce you to this classic and old fashioned chocolate self-saucing pudding. There’s a fair chance you ate this growing up… it’s seriously an all-time favourite.

The perfect old fashioned chocolate self-saucing pudding... a rich chocolate cake smothered with a smooth chocolate sauce (printable conventional and Thermomix recipe cards included). 

Like most old fashioned desserts, this chocolate self-saucing pudding is:

  • cheap to make (super cheap… it’s all about using basic ingredients that you’ve already got at home)!
  • quick and easy (think no fuss and hardly any dishes!).

The perfect old fashioned chocolate self-saucing pudding... a rich chocolate cake smothered with a smooth chocolate sauce (printable conventional and Thermomix recipe cards included). 

But please don’t be fooled by the ease of this chocolate self-saucing pudding.. the taste is AMAZING!!! It’s got a beautiful rich chocolate cake on top and a fudgy chocolate sauce hiding underneath. Winter dessert perfection!!

The perfect old fashioned chocolate self-saucing pudding... a rich chocolate cake smothered with a smooth chocolate sauce (printable conventional and Thermomix recipe cards included). 

And speaking of winter desserts, here’s a few more of my favourite recipes:

So grab a blanket, snuggle up on the couch with a movie and enjoy ALL of the yummy desserts this winter.

The perfect old fashioned chocolate self-saucing pudding... a rich chocolate cake smothered with a smooth chocolate sauce (printable conventional and Thermomix recipe cards included). 

 

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The perfect old fashioned chocolate self-saucing pudding... a rich chocolate cake smothered with a smooth chocolate sauce (printable conventional and Thermomix recipe cards included). 

Old Fashioned Chocolate Self-Saucing Pudding - Conventional Method

The perfect old fashioned chocolate self-saucing pudding... a rich chocolate cake smothered with a smooth chocolate sauce. 

Course Dessert, sweets
Cuisine Baking, dessert, sweet, thermomix, winter recipes
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 8
Author Bake Play Smile

Ingredients

  • 60 g butter
  • 125 g (1/2 cup) milk
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 150 g (1 cup) self-raising flour
  • 25 g (1/4 cup) cocoa powder
  • 110 g (1/2 cup) caster sugar
  • 25 g (1/4 cup) extra cocoa powder
  • 110 g (1/2 cup) extra caster sugar
  • 450 ml boiling water
  • icing sugar & ice-cream, to serve

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 160 degrees celsius (fan-forced). 

  2. Grease a large (6 cup capacity) baking dish and set aside. 

  3. Melt the butter in the microwave and allow to cool slightly.
  4. Add the milk, vanilla extract and egg and whisk together.

  5. Sift the self-raising flour and cocoa powder over the liquid mixture. Add the caster sugar and whisk together until combined. 

  6. Pour the mixture into the prepared baking dish. 

  7. Sprinkle the extra cocoa powder and caster sugar over the pudding mixture.

  8. Carefully pour over the boiling water.
  9. Bake for 30 minutes or until firm on the top (but liquid underneath - as this is the sauce). 

  10. Allow to cool slightly, then dust with icing sugar.
  11. Serve with vanilla ice-cream or custard.
The perfect old fashioned chocolate self-saucing pudding... a rich chocolate cake smothered with a smooth chocolate sauce (printable conventional and Thermomix recipe cards included). 

Old Fashioned Chocolate Self-Saucing Pudding - Thermomix Method

The perfect old fashioned chocolate self-saucing pudding... a rich chocolate cake smothered with a smooth chocolate sauce.

Course Dessert, sweet
Cuisine Baking, Chocolate, dessert, winter recipes
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 8
Author Bake Play Smile

Ingredients

  • 150 g (1 cup) self-raising flour
  • 25 g (1/4 cup) cocoa powder
  • 60 g butter
  • 125 g (1/2 cup) milk
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 110 g (1/2 cup) caster sugar
  • 450 g boiling water
  • 25 g (1/4 cup) extra cocoa powder
  • 110 g (1/2 cup) extra caster sugar
  • icing sugar & ice-cream, to serve

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 160 degrees celsius (fan-forced). Grease a large oven baking dish (6 cup capacity) and set aside.

  2. Sift the self-raising flour and cocoa by pressing Turbo 5-10 times. Set aside in a separate bowl.

  3. Place butter into the Thermomix bowl and melt on 100 degrees, Speed 1, 2 minutes. Allow to cool slightly.

  4. Add the milk, vanilla extract and egg and mix on Speed 4, 20 seconds.
  5. Add the sifted self-raisingflour, cocoa powder and caster sugar and mix on Speed 4, 5 seconds.

  6. Scrape down the sides of the bowl and mix for a further 10 seconds or until smooth.
  7. Pour the mixture into the prepared dish.
  8. Sprinkle the extra cocoa powder and caster sugar over the pudding mixture.

  9. Carefully pour over the boiling water.
  10. Bake for 30 minutes or until firm on the top (but liquid underneath - as this is the sauce).

  11. Allow to cool slightly, then dust with icing sugar. Serve with ice-cream. 

The perfect old fashioned chocolate self-saucing pudding... a rich chocolate cake smothered with a smooth chocolate sauce (printable conventional and Thermomix recipe cards included). 

The perfect old fashioned chocolate self-saucing pudding... a rich chocolate cake smothered with a smooth chocolate sauce (printable conventional and Thermomix recipe cards included). 

The perfect old fashioned chocolate self-saucing pudding... a rich chocolate cake smothered with a smooth chocolate sauce (printable conventional and Thermomix recipe cards included).