Easy instructions for how to make chocolate pudding with cocoa powder and corn starch. Simply the best recipe for homemade chocolate pudding.
Prep Time: 5minutes
Cook Time: 15minutes
Total Time: 20minutes
2cupswhipped cream, optional
2tbspchocolate shavings, optional
In a large saucepan, whisk together the cocoa powder, sugar, corn starch, salt and milk until dissolved and well combined.
Simmer over medium heat, stirring often.
Once the pudding mixture just starts to boil, cook for 2 more minutes, stirring constanty with a whisk, making sure to be scraping the bottom of the saucepan so nothing sticks and builds up on the bottom.
Remove from the heat and stir in the butter and vanilla. Let rest for 2 minutes.
Pour the pudding into serving bowls. Let the pudding cool for a few more minutes in the bowls and let them cool place in the fridge to chill.
If desired, top with whipped cream and chocolate shavings before serving.