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The Chocolate Bomb

Desserts Food Gluten-free Vegetarian
The Rothay Manor in the Lake District
1 Servings
1 cup dark chocolate chips
Chocolate mould 4-5 inch diameter
Ice cream (GF)
  1. Bring ¾ of the chocolate chips to 101°F, using the double boiling method. Gently mix the chocolate as it slowly melts to ensure all of the solids liquefy
  2. Once melted and up to temperature, remove from the stove and mix in the remaining chips to cool the mixture. Gently stir until the mixture is smooth and approximately 89-90°F

  3. Pour the liquid into the chocolate mould about ¼ of the way up. Be sure to coat all sections of your mould. Cool in the fridge for 30 minutes. Turn slightly every 2-3 minutes to ensure it cools evenly. Once cooled, remove from the mould

  4. Heat up a plate or pyrex container and gently press the sphere onto the dish, in order to melt the bottom of the chocolate sphere. This should leave you with a perfect cavity to fill the sphere with ice cream and raspberries of your preferred quantity
  5. Once the sphere is filled to your liking, heat your favourite topping such as a lit alcoholic spirit and pour on top of the chocolate sphere. This will uncover your filling and give it a new dimension and make it ready to serve