Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    FAQ    Contact    HubGarden    Login
Share your craft ideas for a share of the ad revenue. Click on Write For Us.

Bedazzled Rocky Road

by Claire Winlow (follow)
Easy (882)      Any Age (405)      Fun Food (119)      Birthday Party (55)      Cooking (43)      Chocolate (20)     


rocky road, chocolate, marshmallows, cooking, kids, children, bedazzle, maple syrup
Bedazzled Rocky Road


This is a great recipe to make with children. Once the chocolate has been melted they can take part in all the other stages. It involves bashing, mixing, tipping and sprinkling, what more could a child ask for?

My 2.7 year old son really enjoyed making this and loved licking the spoon even more.

Time: 20 minutes plus 2-3 hours chilling in the fridge
Age: Any Age
Level: Easy

Ingredients
150g milk cooking chocolate
50g plain cooking chocolate
125g unsalted butter
3 tablespoons maple syrup (or you could use golden syrup)
230g digestive biscuits
40g mini marshmallows
50g dried cranberries
Sprinkle of shimmer sugar and shimmer pearls from Dr Oetker (or other fun sprinkles)

Method
Melt the chocolate, butter and maple syrup over a low heat in a saucepan (older children could help stir as it melts)



rocky road, chocolate, marshmallows, cooking, kids, children, bedazzle, maple syrup
Just use a little heat to allow everything to melt


Put the digestives in a sealed bag and wack hard with a rolling pin. You are aiming to have some small pieces and some really crushed up. My son really loved doing this.



rocky road, chocolate, marshmallows, cooking, kids, children, bedazzle, maple syrup
Breaking up the biscuits is lots of fun


Tip the crushed biscuits into the chocolate and mix until completely coated.



rocky road, chocolate, marshmallows, cooking, kids, children, bedazzle, maple syrup


Add in the marshmallows and dried cranberries and mix until everything is covered in chocolate.



rocky road, chocolate, marshmallows, cooking, kids, children, bedazzle, maple syrup
mini marshmallows


Line a baking tin with greaseproof paper.



rocky road, chocolate, marshmallows, cooking, kids, children, bedazzle, maple syrup
The greaseproof paper should come up the sides, higher than the rocky road so you can lift it out once chilled


Tip the chocolate contents into the baking tin and smooth out and well into the corners with a spoon.
While the chocolate is still melted, sprinkle on shimmer pearls, shimmer sugar or whatever you have to decorate.



rocky road, chocolate, marshmallows, cooking, kids, children, bedazzle, maple syrup
Decoration is optional but part of the fun


Place in the fridge and allow to chill for 2 to 3 hours.
Remove from the fridge, lift out by the baking paper and slice the rocky road into pieces.

These make a lovely treat or present and would also look great at a birthday party with the bedazzled look.



rocky road, chocolate, marshmallows, cooking, kids, children, bedazzle, maple syrup
Bedazzled



Categories
#Any Age
#Easy
#Cooking
#Fun Food
#Chocolate
#Birthday Party
I like this Article - 12
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by Claire Winlow
This is an unusual alternative to papier mâché and is suited to older children who have more nim...
11 likes
A super simple craft for little fingers that will help develop fine motor skills
10 likes
This is an easy no bake treat
10 likes
An unusual card that's personalised by the shape of your kid's hands
11 likes
Cloud dough is usually made with flour and baby oil
12 likes
Making your own wrapping paper for presents will ensure your gift looks extra special and personalis...
9 likes
view all articles by Claire Winlow
Articles by Claire Winlow on Other Hubs
Potty training has been a bit hit and miss with my son and I have to admit I did resort to choco...
299 views
This recipe has a little of everything for an all round great baby meal
828 views
ID: 996
[ Submit a Comment ]
All dark choc would work. The greaseproof paper is just to help remove it from whatever container you use. Cling film also works
Could this be made with ALL dark chocolate & no milk Chocolate?
And would I still need the greaseproof paper to line a plastic container, instead of using a baking dish?
by Miro
Trending Articles
Snowmen crafts are fun at Christmas and this one is simple, quick and cheap to make
6 likes
This is a fun Christmassy game to be enjoyed by the whole family
6 likes
It is this time of the year again
6 likes
Get creative this year and recycle your soda tabs to create cute gift tags for your presents! ...
6 likes
This cute and fun Christmas card can be made by little ones with the help of an adult
3 likes
Think twice before throwing that old toothbrush out
3 likes
There's something very appealing about pom poms
10 likes
This is a really quick and simple way to make a dress up ring using aluminium foil from the kitchen!...
8 likes
Here's how to make a lovely Easter animal by decorating an egg
9 likes
Here's how to jazz up your fidget spinner with loom bands
9 likes
Categories
Under 5s (591)
Any Age (405)
Over 10s (382)
Baby (12)
Links (1)
Easy (882)
Medium (246)
Hard (37)
Featured on Other Hubs
 
Copyright 2012-2017 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version