Satisfy your sweet cravings with our Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Bark – a heavenly treat that marries the intense flavor of dark chocolate with the creamy richness of peanut butter. This easy-to-make bark is not just a delightful snack; it’s a luxurious experience that brings together two beloved flavors in each bite. Get ready to elevate your snacking game with this irresistible indulgence!
Why We Love This Recipe:
✔️ Dark Chocolate Delight: Intense and rich, perfect for chocolate enthusiasts. ✔️ Peanut Butter Creaminess: Velvety peanut butter adds a layer of decadence. ✔️ Simple Indulgence: Easy to make, impressive to share.
- 12 ounces dark chocolate, chopped
- 1/2 cup smooth peanut butter
- 1/2 cup roasted peanuts, roughly chopped
- Sea salt flakes for sprinkling
- Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
- In a heatproof bowl, melt the dark chocolate using a double boiler or in short bursts in the microwave, stirring until smooth.
- Pour the melted chocolate onto the prepared baking sheet, spreading it into an even layer with a spatula.
- In a separate bowl, microwave the peanut butter until it becomes soft and easy to drizzle.
- Drizzle the softened peanut butter over the melted chocolate, creating swirls or patterns with a spatula or toothpick.
- Sprinkle the roughly chopped roasted peanuts over the chocolate and peanut butter layers.
- Lightly tap the baking sheet on the counter to ensure an even surface.
- Place the baking sheet in the refrigerator for at least 1-2 hours or until the bark is completely set.
- Once set, break the bark into irregular pieces.
- Sprinkle sea salt flakes over the bark for a finishing touch.
- Experiment with different types of dark chocolate for varied flavor profiles.
- Add a touch of honey or maple syrup to the peanut butter for sweetness.
Q: Can I use milk chocolate instead of dark chocolate?
A: Absolutely! Customize the bark with your favorite chocolate variety.
Q: How should I store the peanut butter bark?
A: Store it in an airtight container in the refrigerator for optimal freshness.