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Best recipes for using up some of the Easter chocolate mountain?

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GretaGarbosLeftThigh Thu 01-May-14 12:46:47

So far we (me and dc) have thought of chocolate crispie cakes or refrigerator cake. There must be something more exciting we can make with it? smile

GretaGarbosLeftThigh Thu 01-May-14 15:23:01

Maybe we're the only ones with chocolate left...<hard stare>


figgypuddings Thu 01-May-14 15:25:10

Go hardcore

GretaGarbosLeftThigh Thu 01-May-14 17:16:29

LOL! Dc would agree with that. I think maybe not grin

HecatePropylaea Thu 01-May-14 17:24:16

Your chocolate
a large box
wrapping paper
parcel tape
an address label

step one
place the eggs into the box

step 2
cover the box in the paper and seal with the tape

step 3
place the address label on the box and write the words that will come to you in a pm shortly

step 4
take the box to the post office and have it weighed before adorning it with stamps

step 5
hand it over to the person at the post office and walk away

GretaGarbosLeftThigh Thu 01-May-14 17:34:49

grin grin grin

Step 1: follow hecate's direction
Step 2: explain to dc what happened to their Easter eggs
Step 3: turn up at address received in pm begging for safe shelter from angry mob of dc with pitchforks and torches at home

HecatePropylaea Thu 01-May-14 17:39:05

I have wine...

GretaGarbosLeftThigh Thu 01-May-14 17:39:53

I'll bring chocolate. Oh hang on...

HecatePropylaea Thu 01-May-14 17:41:31

oh come on. They're kids. They have short legs. You can outrun them.

HecatePropylaea Thu 01-May-14 17:42:44

slightly more helpfully

AuntFidgetWonkhamStrongNajork Thu 01-May-14 17:50:52

Talk about not-so stealth boasting hmm

Just cut out the effort and eat it.

IsSpringSprangedYet Thu 01-May-14 17:55:02

AuntFidget confused

My DC still have an egg left each unless I eat them first grin

HeyBungalowBill Thu 01-May-14 17:57:28

Send me them grin

HeyBungalowBill Thu 01-May-14 17:58:29

Stealth boasting about what?!

GretaGarbosLeftThigh Thu 01-May-14 18:04:58

Stealth boasting that dc haven't eaten their Easter eggs yet?!

Thanks Hecate - those are dark chocolate though <drools> Dc have milk chocolate eggs dagnamit. Not sure if that might be another accidental boast confused

iklboo Thu 01-May-14 18:09:52

Why is it a stealth boast that all the eggs haven't been eaten yet??

HecatePropylaea Thu 01-May-14 18:10:36


TeenageMutantNinjaTurtle Thu 01-May-14 18:20:02

Chop it up. Make chocolate chip cookie dough. Freeze in "logs" which you can slice up and bake when you need some cookies.

Alternatively just eat the cookie dough.

We still have a couple of eggs left but I'm eating them whenever I get the house to myself smile

GretaGarbosLeftThigh Thu 01-May-14 18:32:03

Much better Hecate! smile

Love that idea turtle! Do you have a good choc chip cookie recipe?

addictedtosugar Thu 01-May-14 18:32:20

happy memories

WowOoo Thu 01-May-14 18:38:16

That Aussie Crunch looks good to me addicted.

Have found a use for all our smashed to bits chocolate bunnies and eggs. That are in plastic bags and look so horrible. Have been 'handled' so would rather cook it!

AuntFidgetWonkhamStrongNajork Thu 01-May-14 18:39:44

Hark at you lot with all the self control grin

GretaGarbosLeftThigh Thu 01-May-14 18:57:35

Ruddy dc haven't cracked them open yet so I can't get at them, nothing to do with self control! Once they are open they are fair game!

Making Aussie crunch tomorrow. Looks LUSH smile

TeenageMutantNinjaTurtle Thu 01-May-14 21:27:27

This is the one I used the other day, piece of cake and my logs are in the freezer waiting for the weekend!!

choc chip cookies

GretaGarbosLeftThigh Thu 01-May-14 22:36:01

Thanks turtle smile flowers

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