Dark chocolate mint tart

Chocolate mint tart Easy Food
Serves 8
For the mint cream:
30g fresh mint leaves
220ml double cream

For the crust:
300g Oreo cookies, crushed
100g butter, melted

For the filling:
250g dark chocolate, chopped
80g milk chocolate, chopped
20g butter, softened
220ml mint cream
  1. Heat the cream in a saucepan over a medium-high heat until boiling, then add the mint leaves. Pour the cream into a bowl and cover with cling film. Cool to room temperature, then place in the fridge overnight.
  2. Pour the cream through a sieve and discard the mint leaves.
  3. Combine the crushed Oreos with the melted butter and peppermint extract. Press into the bottom and up the sides of a 20cm tart tin. Refrigerate for about an hour.
  4. For the filling, place the dark and milk chocolate in a bowl with the butter. Heat the mint cream in a saucepan until almost boiling, then pour it over the chocolate. Gently stir until the chocolate has completely melted.
  5. Pour the filling into the tart crust and smooth the surface with a spatula.
  6. Refrigerate for a 1½-2 hours until the chocolate has set. Slice and serve with whipped cream.

Per serving: 605kcals, 41.9g fat (24.1g saturated), 52.4g carbs, 36.8g sugars, 5.9g protein, 2.5g fibre, 0.311g sodium


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