There are few things more enjoyable than biting into a rich and delicious chocolate dessert. By using a more robust flavor like that of dark chocolate, show-stopping desserts can be crafted right from your own kitchen - and it is easier than you think.
If you're looking to bring a divine sweet for your next gathering, or you just want to take a moment to treat yourself after a long day, use rich and decadent dark chocolate. Known for its bold, upfront flavor with sweet undertones, dark chocolate is always a welcome addition to any dessert spread. And choosing a variety like DOVE(r) Dark Chocolate will ensure a smooth and silky finish with each bite.
Spoil yourself with these delectable desserts featuring complex, rich chocolate. Your family will melt when they sample these recipes for DOVE Chocolate Bark and Flourless DOVE Dark Chocolate Lover's Cake.
DOVE Chocolate Bark
Yield: 18 pieces
Prep time: 20 minutes
1 bag DOVE Dark Chocolate Promises
1 1/2 cups (approximately 10 ounces) whole blanched
almonds, cut into thirds
Put chocolate in heat-resistant mixing bowl. Place heat-resistant mixing bowl on top of pot with simmering water. Stir until chocolate is about 2/3 melted.
Remove bowl from water and continue stirring until all chocolate has melted. (For microwave, put chocolate in microwave-proof bowl and microwave for 30-second intervals, stirring after each interval. Once 2/3 of chocolate is melted, remove from microwave and continue stirring until completely melted.)
Fold chopped nuts into chocolate.
Spread chocolate mixture onto non-stick cookie sheet or foil-lined 9-inch x 13-inch baking pan. Refrigerate until chocolate hardens.
Loosen bark from pan and break into bite-size pieces. Store in airtight container and keep in cool area or refrigerator.
Other flavor combinations:
Pistachios and chopped dried apricots; cashews and dried sour cherries; miniature marshmallows and salted peanuts.
Flourless DOVE Dark Chocolate Lover's Cake