Chocolate Pomegranate Bark with Pistachios and Petals
 
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Chocolate is one of nature's most chemically perfect foods. Combined Pistachio crunch, Moroccan rose petals and with juicy, explode in your mouth pomegranate flavour you get sweet, sour, bitter, floral and creamy in every bite.
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Recipe type: Dessert
Cuisine: Mediterranean
Serves: Snacks for 6 - 10
Ingredients
  • 300 grams (10 oz) good quality dark chocolate (60% cocoa or higher), chopped lightly
  • ⅓ cup pomegranate seeds
  • ⅓ cup pistachios, chopped
  • sprinkling of dried Moroccan rose buds (optional)
Method
  1. Line a clean, dry baking sheet with parchment paper. Add chocolate to a makeshift double boiler, using a bowl over a pot of simmering water. Melt until about half the chocolate begins to look soft and slick, then remove from heat and stir until the chocolate is melted and smooth.
  2. Quickly spread the chocolate onto the baking sheet with a spatula, in a layer about a ⅓-inch thick. Sprinkle liberally with with pomegranate seeds, pistachio pieces, and very lightly with petals. Cool to room temperature then tuck it into the freezer for about an hour, then break up into serving-size pieces
Notes
Box and give as a beautiful hostess gift, or store in the refrigerator until ready to serve.
Recipe by Food Gypsy at http://www.foodgypsy.ca/all-recipes/chocolate-pomegranate-bark-with-pistachios-and-petals/