Chocolate Orange Tartlets

These Tartlets are a fabulous treat for parties! The marriage of orange and chocolate is beautiful and is sure to be a hit.

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Makes 8 Tartlets

Ingredients

200g sweet shortcrust pastry
1 tbsp caster sugar
200ml double cream
50g butter
225g dark chocolate (at least 55% cocoa solids), chopped to small pieces
1 orange, zest only
1-2 tbsp orange marmalade

Method

  1. Line tartlet tins with pastry and bake the pastry blind.
  2. Put sugar, cream and butter in a saucepan and bring to the boil.
  3. Put the broken chocolate into a bowl and pour the hot liquid over it, then stir gently until all the chocolate has melted.  Stir in the orange zest.  Allow to cool a little.
  4. Spread marmalade over the base of the pastry case.
  5. Pour in the chocolate mixture and spread evenly.  Refrigerate for 1 – 2 hours.

Learn this gorgeous recipe, along with multiple other delicious treats in our French Pastisseries Class.

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