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Indulgent Chocolate Tahini Almond Croissants: A Decadent Delight

Updated: Dec 8, 2023

Get ready to embark on a delightful journey of flavours with our Chocolate Tahini Almond Croissants! Perfect for leftover croissants, these exquisite treats are a fusion of rich Mediterranean Tahini with cocoa, luxurious almond cream, and a sprinkle of powdered sugar. Whether you enjoy them as a lavish breakfast or a scrumptious dessert, these croissants are sure to leave your taste buds singing with joy.

Gather your ingredients, for these croissants are truly a symphony of flavours. You'll need 3-4 croissants to begin this delightful transformation. The star of the show is the Mediterranean Tahini with cocoa, boasting the perfect blend of rich chocolatey goodness and smooth tahini. To add a touch of sweetness and shine, prepare a simple syrup by combining equal parts sugar and hot water. And let's not forget the almond cream, an exquisite mixture of softened butter, granulated sugar, ground almond flour, all-purpose flour, almond extract, and vanilla extract.


  1. Start by creating the simple syrup - a sweet potion that will elevate the croissants to a whole new level. Combine equal parts sugar and hot water, mixing until the sugar is fully dissolved. Set it aside.

  2. Next, prepare the luxurious almond cream that will take these croissants to soaring heights of flavour. Whisk together softened butter, sugar, egg, almond extract, and vanilla extract until it reaches a velvety smooth consistency. Then, incorporate the almond flour and all-purpose flour, creating a heavenly almond-infused cream that's ready to delight.

  3. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F, as the anticipation builds for the transformation of the croissants. Slice the croissants in half and generously brush them with the simple syrup, ensuring they're imbued with a subtle sweetness.

  4. Now, it's time for the star ingredient - the Mediterranean Tahini with cocoa. Spread it lavishly over the croissant halves, creating a divine fusion of chocolate and tahini that will delight your taste buds.

  5. But we're not done yet - the almond cream takes the decadence to the next level. Fill a piping bag with the heavenly almond cream and get ready to work your magic. Pipe a luscious layer over the tahini cocoa spread, allowing the two to blend harmoniously, creating an irresistible symphony of flavours.

  6. Now, assemble the croissants back together and add another layer of almond cream on top. Smooth it gently with a knife and sprinkle chopped almonds, infusing a delightful crunch to every bite. The croissants are now a sight to behold, ready to dazzle with their heavenly aroma as they bake to golden perfection.

  7. Once baked, transfer the croissants to a cooling rack, but don't wait too long to indulge. While they're still warm, sprinkle them with a touch of powdered sugar, transforming them into irresistible works of art.

The moment has arrived to savour the divine Chocolate Tahini Almond Croissants - every mouthful is an enchanting melody of textures and flavours, creating a symphony of sensations that will leave you yearning for more.

With just a few simple steps, leftover croissants are transformed into a dessert fit for royalty, and a breakfast treat that will make your mornings truly memorable. The indulgence of rich chocolate tahini, luxurious almond cream, and the flaky goodness of croissants will elevate your senses to cloud nine. So, whether you're looking to impress guests or simply pamper yourself with a moment of pure delight, these Chocolate Tahini Almond Croissants are sure to steal the show. Enjoy this journey into sweet indulgence! Prefer to watch than read, check out the Reel here!


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