To substitute for a packet of Nestle Choco Bake, mix 3 tablespoons of baking cocoa and 1 tablespoon of vegetable shortening, or melt and cool 1 1-ounce square of unsweetened chocolate. Nestle discontinued the Choco Bake product, which replaced melted unsweetened chocolate, as of 2015.Continue Reading
To use the substitute to make fudgy chocolate brownies, mix together 1 1/3 cups of all-purpose flour, 1/4 teaspoon of baking soda and 1/4 teaspoon of salt. In a separate bowl, combine 1 2/3 cups of granulated sugar, 1/2 cup of melted butter, 4 packets worth of Choco Bake substitute and 2 large eggs. Whisk in 2 tablespoons of water and 1 1/2 teaspoons of vanilla extract, and then add the dry ingredients and 1/2 cup of chopped nuts.
Transfer the batter to a greased 9-by-13-inch baking pan, and bake it for 18 to 22 minutes in an oven preheated to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.Learn more about Substitutions