Hot Cross Muffins

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Specialise a classic bakery item with our chocolate hot cross muffins. Adding a milk and gold chocolate ganache using Callebaut’s signature 823 milk chocolate callets, alongside gold chocolate callets elevates this classic baked item to a must have for the Spring.

Recipe components

Muffins

IngredientsPreparation

Pre-heat the oven to 180c
Melt the Callebaut gold chocolate callets
Sieve together the dry ingredients
Whisk together the egg, yoghurt, vanilla extract, milk and vegetable oil
Add the melted chocolate and mix well
Add the dry ingredients and mix well
Stir through the Callebaut 811 dark chocolate callets
Pipe into muffin cases and bake for 12 minutes

Milk Chocolate Ganache

IngredientsPreparation

Heat the cream and glucose together just to the boiling point
Remove from the heat and add to the Callebaut 823 milk chocolate callets
Mix until melted
Leave to thicken

Gold Ganache Cross

IngredientsPreparation

Heat the cream and glucose together just to the boiling point
Remove from the heat and add to Callebaut gold chocolate callets
Mix until melted
Leave to thicken

Decoration

IngredientsPreparation

10g dark chocolate blossoms per cup cake

Assembly

Place the milk chocolate ganache into a bowl and dip the tops of the muffins in it
Place the gold ganache in a piping bag and pipe a cross on top of the milk ganache
Sprinkle dark chocolate blossoms around the edge of each of the muffins