Proper Snacks Dark Chocolate Pecan Ganache Recipe Healthy snacks for kids

DARK CHOCOLATE PECAN GANACHE TART

Serves 6-8
Ingredient Cost R160 – R200 (depending on quality of dark chocolate)
Preparation Time 20min
Resting/Baking Time 180min

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Ganache Ingredients:

  • 150g Pecan Halves (5 Proper Snacks Pecan Snack Packs)
  • 320g Dark Chocolate
  • 320g Fresh Cream
  • 10ml Brandy
  • 3ml Vanilla Essence
  • 2ml Instant Coffee Granules

Gluten & Wheat Free Shortcrust Pastry Ingredients:

  • 250g Gluten & Wheat Free Cake Flour
  • 125g Butter (room temperatures)
  • 125g Icing Sugar
  • 30ml Cold Water
  • 2 Egg Yolks
  • 1ml Salt

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Mix butter (use this trick to divide butter) , icing sugar, egg yolks and salt in a bowl until smooth.

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Add flour in bowl and mix until thicker. Add cold water to harden the mix.

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Wrap the pastry in cling film and leave to harden in the fridge for 60 minutes.

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Cut pastry into 5mm slices and line the tart mould (22cm diameter) with these slices. Press to level pastry and prick with fork.

Leave to rest in the freezer for 60 minutes.

Step 5

Preheat oven to 200⁰C and bake for 15 minutes until crisp and golden brown.

While pastry is cooling start making ganache.

Step 6

Slowly bring the cream to boiling point. Remove from heat and pour over chocolate pieces. Let it stand for a minute then mix to smooth consistency. You might have to reheat the mixture in the microwave at 15 second intervals on high, for 2 or 3 times, stirring well after each.

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Add brandy, coffee and vanilla essence into ganache and stir. Place pecans onto pastry base. Finally pour ganache onto pecans and leave in freezer for 60 minutes.

Serve with a dollop of greek yoghurt and sprinkle with cacao powder.

ENJOY!

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