Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 15 mins

Care to indulge in a little piece of heaven? From Nigella Express

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F. Unfurl the sheet of pastry and then cut it into 6 squares.
  2. Cut each square diagonally to give 2 triangles (they will appear quite small). Put the triangle with the wider part facing you and the point away from you.
  3. Break off small pieces of chocolate (approx.1cm/half inch) to place about 2cm/3/4-inch up from the wide end nearest you.
  4. Then carefully roll from that chocolate loaded end towards the point of the triangle.
  5. You should now have something resembling a straight croissant, seal it slightly with your fingertips and curl it around into a crescent.
  6. Place the chocolate croissants on a lined baking tray and paint with the beaten egg. Bake for 15 minutes until golden and puffy and exuberantly, if miniaturely, croissant-like.


Most Helpful

Very simple, but a bit fiddly to fold sometimes. They went down a treat with the family, next time though I might sprinkle the pastry with brown sugar or maybe some cinnamon or butter as it was a little on the plain side. Will be trying it again, worth perfecting.

Roxxy September 20, 2009

I rolled mine in powdered sugar. This is very tasty with black coffee.

Judy.Wilson July 25, 2008

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