Salted Almond Dark Chocolate

March 28 2015
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Around this time of the year I love to create my own little chocolate treats to give away to family and friends over the Easter break. Last year I made a batch of these Salted Almond Dark Chocolates and they were a hit!

This chocolate treat contains three of my favourite things: dark chocolate, almonds and fleur de sel. The recipe is super easy and quick to make (yes even tempering the chocolate, who would have thought?!). I found a really helpful method for tempering chocolate without a sugar thermometer over on 'The Kitchn' website. I have used this method a few times now and it has worked perfectly every time! Thank you Kitchn.com!

I also just posted a Salted Honey & Almond Toffee with Dark Chocolate recipe that’s worth checking out!

Enjoy friends!

 

 

PS: Look out for my Spelt Hot Cross Bun recipe hitting the site early next week!

 

Salted Almond Dark Chocolate  |  Gather & Feast

Ingredients

GF, VGN
45 mins (if tempering chocolate)
10
  • 300g dark chocolate
    (I like to use a mix of ‘Callebaut’ dark chocolate and a little ‘Lindt’ 90% dark chocolate)
  • ¾ cup flaked almonds
  • 1 tsp fleur de sel 

Method

  1. Melt the chocolate using a tempering method (download PDF for instructions or click here).
  2. Spread the tempered chocolate onto a paper lined tray.
  3. Sprinkle the chocolate with the flaked almonds and fleur de sel.
  4. Set in the fridge for a few hours.
  5. Once set, remove from the fridge and snap into pieces. 

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