How do I melt chocolate?

Answer Either on the stove top,in a double boiler, or in the microwave. If using a microwave cut the chocolate into small pieces and microwave at 30 second intervals taking out and stirring each 30 secon... Read More »

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When you try to melt the chocolate, is it possible to melt it by putting it in the microwave?

Yes it would, but I think the best way to smoothly melt chocolate is to place it in a bowl and then place that bowl into a saucepan of hot water. It melts slowwly and evenly and doesn't bubble or b... Read More »

How Do You Melt Chocolate?

Take a medium pot and put 1" of water in the bottom and bring it to the boil and reduce the heat to a gentle simmer.Using a SS bowl that will sit on the rim place your chocolate chips in to melt an... Read More »

Why does chocolate melt?

Chocolate is wonderful but messy, particularly if it's a hot day. Chocolate melts easily---including all over the eater---because its main component, cocoa butter, has a melting point that is lower... Read More »

How to Melt Chocolate?

Chocolate is very easy to melt. It is also very easy to scorch, turning it crumbly and grainy and very easy to ruin through the accidental addition of water. Gentle heat, constant vigilance and sti... Read More »