Dark Chocolate Stuffed Pull Apart Buns with Dark Chocolate Drizzle

For the second day of Pull apart Breads, after the savory one, I wanted to make something with chocolate so that I could get Chinnu as well. I almost used the same dough as the previous one though I decreased the salt.

Since I knead with hands, it is slightly tough in the beginning. However the bread turns out so beautiful after kneading for a while. The best part was that I enjoyed stuffing it with dark chocolate. The drizzle was almost a last moment thought.The bread was planned as I cooked so there was no idea that I will end up with something like this.

The kids were restless to dig into the pan and I literally had to pull it for some clicks first. Hubby Dear got me Nikon D 3300 and I am struggling with it still. I am hoping I pick up the knack quickly.

Meanwhile you can enjoy this treat!

Dark Chocolate Stuffed Pull Apart Buns with Dark Chocolate Drizzle

For the bread

All purpose Flour / Bread Flour - 3 cups
Instant yeast - 2 1/4 tsp
Warm Milk - 3/4 cup
Sugar - 2    tbsps
Unsalted Butter - 1/4 cup
Salt - 1/2 tsp
Warm Water - 2 tbsp

For Stuffing

Dark Chocolate, grated as required (I used about 1/2 cup)

For the glaze

Fresh Cream - 1 cup
Dark Chocolate - 3/4 cup
Icing Sugar - 2 to 3 tbsp

How to make the Bread

In a wide bowl, take all the ingredients except water and mix well. Depending on the softness of the dough add water to knead into a pliable dough.

Cover and let it rise for over 1.5 hrs or 2 hrs. Mine was done before 2 hrs.

Divide into equal balls. Roll out well and in the center place the grated dark chocolate and cover well. Continue with all the balls.

Place in a greased pan one next to other, and let it rise for the second raise.

It took about 30 mins for the second rise.

Preheat the oven to 195 C and bake for 20 mins.


Baking time might differ based on ovens. Mine got done in 18 mins.
For the Drizzle

Heat the cream in a nonstick pan, add the icing sugar and let the cream cook. Then add the grated dark chocolate and whisk well.

Let it cool down before drizzling over the baked buns.

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