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Chocolate Niblets

Photo: James Carrier
Yield Makes 24 pieces
These niblets are easy to make; start with a white candy bar.

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon cocoa nibs (roasted shelled cocoa beans)
  • 3 ounces white candy with cocoa butter, chopped

Nutrition Information

  • calories 21
  • caloriesfromfat 62 %
  • protein 0.2 g
  • fat 1.4 g
  • satfat 0.9 g
  • carbohydrate 2 g
  • fiber 0.0 g
  • sodium 4.2 mg
  • cholesterol 0.4 mg

How to Make It

  1. Put cocoa nibs in a heavy plastic food bag; coarsely crush with a rolling pin.

  2. In a microwave-safe bowl, heat white candy on full power (100%), stirring at 15-second intervals, until soft and smooth, about 45 seconds total.

  3. Drop candy in 1/2-teaspoon portions about 1 1/2 inches apart on a sheet of foil. While candy is still soft, use a small spatula to spread each portion into a 1 1/4-inch round. Sprinkle crushed cocoa nibs evenly over soft candy. Chill until firm, 15 to 20 minutes.

  4. Peel candy from foil. Serve, or store airtight up to 2 weeks.

  5. Nutritional analysis per piece.