Take dessert to the next level with these Chocolate Churros. Include chocolate in the batter and the sauce with this delectable Chocolate Churros recipe.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 15 servings
1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder, divided
2 Tbsp. powdered sugar
1 cup water
2 Tbsp. granulated sugar
1/2 tsp. salt
1/3 cup butter
3/4 cup flour
1/2 tsp. vanilla
2 cups oil
1 pkg. (4 oz.) BAKER'S Semi-Sweet Chocolate
4 oz. (1/2 of 8-oz. tub) COOL WHIP Whipped Topping (Do not thaw.)
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Let's Make It
Mix 2 Tbsp. cocoa powder and powdered sugar in shallow bowl until blended.
Bring water, granulated sugar, salt and butter to boil in medium saucepan on medium-high heat. Add flour and remaining cocoa powder; cook and stir on low heat 1 min. or until mixture pulls away from side of pan. Remove from heat. Add eggs; beat until blended. Stir in vanilla. Spoon into pastry bag fitted with large star tip.
Heat oil in deep fryer to 350ºF. Pipe dough, in batches, into 4-inch strips into hot oil. Cook 3 min. or until each churro is golden brown on both sides, turning after 1 min. Remove from oil with slotted spoon; drain on paper towels. Add warm churros, 1 at a time, to powdered sugar mixture; toss to evenly coat.
Microwave semi-sweet chocolate and COOL WHIP in microwaveable bowl on HIGH 2 min. or until chocolate is completely melted and mixture is well blended, stirring after each minute. Serve with warm churros.
Enjoy your favorite foods while keeping portion size in mind.
For cinnamon-sugar coated churros, coat the warm churros with a mixture of 3/4 cup granulated sugar and 1/2 tsp. Mexican cinnamon instead of the cocoa powder mixture.
How to Pipe the Churros Dough
When piping the dough, use kitchen shears to cut the dough into the desired-length strips.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 13g
Saturated Fat 6g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 15g
Dietary Fibers 2g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
15 servings, 2 churros each
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.