Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis
Save Recipe Print
Almond and Chocolate Clusters
Total:
1 hr
Prep:
10 min
Inactive:
35 min
Cook:
15 min
Yield:
24 clusters
Total:
1 hr
Prep:
10 min
Inactive:
35 min
Cook:
15 min
Yield:
24 clusters

Ingredients

Directions

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.

Lightly grease the mini-muffin tins with vegetable oil spray. Place 1 teaspoon of slivered nuts in each of the muffin cups. Unwrap the caramel candies, cut each candy into quarters and place 4 quarters (1 candy) in each of the muffin cups on top of the nuts in a single layer. Bake in the oven until the caramel is just melted and beginning to spread, about 8 minutes. Be careful not to over melt the caramel or it will bubble, burn, and become too hard. Place the mini muffin tins in the refrigerator for 5 minutes to cool. Remove the nut clusters from the tins and set aside.

Meanwhile, melt the bittersweet chocolate in a double boiler over low heat. Wisk 2 to 3 tablespoons of cream into the chocolate to slightly thin the chocolate for coating the clusters. Dip half of the nut clusters in the bittersweet chocolate and place on a parchment paper-lined baking sheet. Return the clusters to the refrigerator to harden, about 30 minutes.

Melt the white chocolate in a double boiler over low heat. Wisk 2 to 3 tablespoons of cream into the chocolate to slightly thin the chocolate for coating the clusters. Dip remaining half of the nut clusters in the white chocolate and place on the parchment paper-lined baking sheet with the other chocolate-covered clusters. Return the clusters to the refrigerator to harden, about 30 minutes.

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Almost One-Pan Skillet Lasagna 02:21

Bev gets her kids involved in making this perfect weeknight dinner.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Blueberry Almond French Toast Bake

Recipe courtesy of Ellie Krieger

Flourless Chocolate Cake

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Smoked Almond Stuffed Dates

Recipe courtesy of Rachael Ray

Coconut Almond Baked Doughnuts

Recipe courtesy of Samantha Seneviratne

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Big Chocolate Birthday Cake

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Chocolate and Peppermint Coffee Spoons

Recipe courtesy of Food Network

Chocolate Dessert Lasagna

Recipe courtesy of George Duran

Hazelnut-Chocolate Linzer Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Aida Mollenkamp

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.