Apricots covered in Dark chocolate

by veronica

This is one of my favourite homemade candies, it’s a much healthier, gluten-free, easy to make yet elegant treat. Decorate the chocolate covered apricots with whatever you fancy and you are sure to impress your guests with this easy to make treat.

Goes perfect with a cup of tea after dinner or on a dessert table or buffet.


  1. 100 gram / 3.5 oz dark chocolate
  2. 150 grams / 5 oz dried, organic apricots
  3. 1 dl / 7 tbsp finely chopped pistachio nuts


  1. Prepare a large tray with a sheet of baking paper.
  2. Add metal or ceramic pot on top of a pot with hot water.
  3. Break the chocolate into pieces and stir the chocolate with a spatula.
  4. Add the apricots and stir and ensure that the apricots are covered completely.
  5. Remove the apricots from the hot bowl with a fork. Ensure that the cavity in the apricot’s surface has extra chocolate in it. Then place it on the tray.
  6. Sprinkle each apricot with finely chopped pistachios.
  7. Let set and dry. Store in an airtight container.

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