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Spicy Chocolate Peanut Hearts

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I wanted to make something sweet for my wife this Valentine's Day that was just a bit different. This is what I came up with.
 
 
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Step 1: Get everything ready

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You'll need some heart shaped cookie cutters or molds, a small saucepan, a bowl large enough to cover he pot completely (a.k.a a double-boiler), a spatula or wooden spoon, a cookie sheet lined with buttered parchment paper or a silpat (silicone baking mat.), some Cajun seasoning and some spicy peanuts. (I have the perfect recipe for Spicy Salt-Roasted Peanuts on my cooking blog. (left out here for lack of photos, but the nuts are wonderful!)

Add about 1" of water to the bottom of the pot. Get the pot on the heat an' get the water simmering. once that's going, pour one bag of semi-sweet or dark chocolate chips into the bowl and place it over the top of the pot. Don't go far, it will need your attention very soon.

In the meantime, arrange your cookie cutters or molds on the lined baking sheet. Add a single layer of nuts to the bottom of each mold.

Better check on that chocolate now...
I like this!
callmeshane6 years ago
Chocolate Nuts in huge slabs.... : P I was gonna ask if your married or single... : ) But your a boy (whine) and your taken (double whine) Hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm I mean food - sex, food - sex, food - sex, food - sex, food - sex, food - sex, food - sex, food - sex, food - sex, food - sex, food - sex - what else is there?
uh, more sex? with food? :D
Brennn106 years ago
Wow, those look sooo good.
Actually a very sweet Instructable. ;-)

Great job, they look really good.
Very good.
VERY VERY.

+1 rating.