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What kind of chocolate do you use for a chocolate fountain?
Last Updated: 5th February, 2020
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Then, can you use any chocolate in a chocolate fountain?
Yes, you can use any chocolate in a chocolate fountain, but it has to be formulated to have a lower viscosity, or in simpler terms make it runnier. If you add melted chocolate to a fountain without thinning it out, it will clog your machine.
Secondly, how much chocolate do you need for a chocolate fountain? Preparing Chocolate Fountain Fill microwave safe zip-lock bag or large microwave safe bowl with 2-5 pounds of chocolate chips or callets. 2. In most cases, oil will be necessary to ensure a smooth, even flow of chocolate through your fondue fountain. A good estimate is ½ cup of vegetable oil per 5 pounds of chocolate.
Likewise, people ask, what kind of chocolate do you use for a fountain?
White Chocolate can also be used for a chocolate fountain. White chocolate has a deep and creamy taste.
What is the best chocolate for melting?
The ideal chocolate for melting and dipping is called "couverture" chocolate. (Find it here and here.) Couverture chocolate has a higher ratio of cocoa butter to cocoa, which helps it melt more smoothly. If you can't find couverture, use the best quality chocolate that you can find.