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HOMEMADE BOUNTY CHOCOLATE

mayurisjikoni
Homemade Bounty Chocolate, so easy to make, absolutely delicious. Maple Syrup and Vanilla flavoured soft moist coconut coated with dark or semi sweet chocolate.
 
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
FREEZING TIME: 15 mins
Total Time 40 mins
Course Dessert, edible gift, festival recipe, Snack
Cuisine International
Servings 28 PIECES

Ingredients
  

  • 2 cups desiccated coconut
  • ¾ -1 cup powdered sugar
  • ½ cup milk powder
  • 3 tbsp maple syrup honey or golden syrup
  • 1 tsp vanilla or coconut extract
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • 4 tbsp milk

FOR COATING:

  • 200 -300 g dark chocolate milk chocolate or mixed

TO DECORATE:

  • chopped nuts
  • sprinkles

Instructions
 

  • Melt the butter.
  • Sift milk powder and powdered sugar together.
  • Add desiccated coconut and mix well.
  • Add maple syrup, coconut, vanilla extract, butter and fresh milk.
  • Mix to make a soft dough.
  • Rest the dough for 10-15 minutes.
  • Wet your hands with water if necessary and make balls with the coconut dough. Take about a tablespoonful. Roll into a ball and flatten it slightly so it looks like a disc.
  • Put the discs in the freezer for 10-15 minutes.
  • Melt chocolate in the microwave oven or over hot water.
  • Line a tray with parchment /greaseproof paper.
  • Coat each disc with chocolate using a spoon and fork.
  • Shake off excess chocolate.
  • Put them on the tray. Sprinkle with chopped nuts or sprinkles.
  • Let it set in the fridge for 1 hour or so.
  • Store in the fridge in an airtight contianer if the weather is hot.

Notes

  • Put grated or chocolate chips in a heatproof bowl. Place it over a bowl or pan of hot water. The bowl should sit on the pan and not inside the pan. Stir till it melts.
  • I prefer using dark or semi sweet chocolate.
  • Add a flavouring of your choice.
  • Dip the ball or disc into the chocolate and remove it with a fork. Shake the fork gently to remove excess chocolate.
  • Make shapes from the coconut dough of your choice, small round balls or squares.
Keyword easy coconut chocolate recipe, homemade bounty chocolate