Simple Chocolate Play Dough Recipe

Chocolate Play Dough Recipe


This is a simple recipe for chocolate scented play dough. Chocolate play dough is great for pretend play; use in a pretend bakery, make pretend chocolates, or decorate chocolate easter eggs.


chocolate play dough recipe


For this recipe you’ll need:

  • 2 1/2 cups flour (all purpose)
  • 1 cup salt
  • 1/2 cup cocoa
  • 2 TB cream of tartar
  • 2 TB vegetable oil
  • 2 cups water



Mix all dry ingredients together and then add vegetable oil

Chocolate Play dough recipe


Next add boiling water and mix well. If at this stage the dough is still really sticky and not forming a ball, add some more flour and mix with your hand. When the dough has cooled knead it for a good 2-5 minutes until no longer sticky. If the dough is still sticky you will need more flour and if it is too dry add some water.



There you have it! Yummy chocolate scented play dough! Click below for more play dough recipes and ideas.

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