Rocky road recipe

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  • Nut-free
makes: 16
Skill: easy
Cost: cheap
Prep: 15 min
Cooking: 30 min
(plus 2 hours chilling time)

Nutrition per portion

Calories 658 kCal 33%
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    Plus, you only need seven ingredients. You can even use biscuits or chocolates you already have in the house. You can make it in just 45 minutes and then all you have to do is wait for the rocky road to chill.

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    • 100g unsalted butter
    • 225g plain chocolate, broken into pieces
    • 2tbsp golden syrup
    • 100g Maltesers®
    • 100g mixed milk and white chocolate chips
    • 100g mini marshmallows
    • 225g ginger biscuits, broken into pieces


    • Line a 20cm square cake tin with baking parchment.

    • In a small pan, heat the butter, plain chocolate and golden syrup and stir together with a wooden spoon. Once melted together, leave to cool for 10 mins.

    • In a large bowl, place the Maltesers®, milk and white chocolate chip, mini marshmallows, ginger biscuits and bind together with the melted chocolate sauce.

    • Pour into the lined tin and leave to set in the fridge for a minimum of 2 hrs.

    • Remove from cake tin and slice into 16 snack-sized rocky road bars.

    • Dust the rocky road with icing sugar to serve.

    Top tip for making Rocky road

    The best thing about rocky road is that you can add whatever you like into the chocolate mix. Experiment with different sweets and chocs, crumbled up to make your perfect treat

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