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Are you mad about baking? If so, welcome to the new article series for foodies.

We've teamed up with BakingMad.com to bring you delectable desserts and bakery goodness in the form of simple, easy to follow recipes.

Chocolate Nutella Mice

These cute mice invoke wonderful childhood memories of pick n mix but with a twist. These chocolate mice contain a sweet suprise - a chocolate nutella ganache filling. They make a great gift to share with loved ones.

Chocolate Nutella Mice
Total Time: 40 MINS
Serves: 10
Skill Level: EASY
Egg free, Vegetarian

For the mice

  • 200g Milk chocolate

For the ganache

  • 100g Hazelnut praline paste (nutella)
  • 100ml Double Cream
  • 3 Strawberry laces (optional)

The Method

  1. You will need a silicone mice mould for this recipe.

  2. Melt 100g of the chocolate and using a teaspoon, coat the inside of the moulds making sure that all of the tiny areas are covered i.e ears.

  3. Place the moulds in the fridge to set for 15-20 minutes.

  4. Place the nutella in a medium bowl and in a small saucepan bring the cream to a boil.

  5. Pour the warm cream over the Nutella and stir the mixture until it becomes glossy.

  6. Spoon the ganache to fill each mould and place back in the fridge to set.

  7. Melt the remaining chocolate and fill the remaining space in the mould to seal in the ganache. Place the mould back in the fridge to chill. Any leftover ganache can be chilled in the fridge.

  8. Once the chocolates are set, carefully remove them from the mould.


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