16 ways with chocolate crackles
Almost every Aussie bake sale, kids party and school fete will have a stack of little patty pans filled with crunchy chocolate crackle. This classic treat is so easy and delicious, but why stop at just chocolate? Here are 16 different variations of chocolate crackles, with everything from chocolate crackle slice to chocolate crackle cheesecake.
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1. Classic Chocolate Crackles
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The classic chocolate crackle that is so well known and loved. An essential recipe for kids parties, bake sales and picnics.
2. Dark Cherry Chocolate Crackles
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Cherry Ripe meets chocolate crackle! The combo of dark chocolate, coconut and cherry works so well in crackle form.
3. Irish Cream and Caramel Crackles
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Sorry kids, this one's for the grown-ups. These creamy Baileys and Jersey caramels are a total must-try! (You can skip the Baileys to make this family friendly.)
4. Kids Party Chocolate Crackles
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A few colourful candies are all you need to dress up these chocolate crackles for a party. Extra fun for the kids to decorate and eat!
5. Unicorn Chocolate Crackle Cups
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Bring on even more colour with this cute recipe. Chocolate crackle is shaped into cups and filled with marshmallow fluff, then let the kids sprinkle away with fun decorations.
6. Layered Chocolate Crackle Slice
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Turn chocolate crackles into a decadent slice. Three layers of goodness: a biscuit base, white chocolate crackle centre and dark chocolate crackle to top it off.
7. Gluten Free Giant Chocolate Crackle Slice
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Go big or go home! With a biscuit base, smooth chocolate ganache and giant crackle on top, this version really brings the crunch. Plus, it's a great gluten free option.
8. Chocolate Crackle Bunnies
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This twist on chocolate crackles is fun for Easter, or use different cookie cutter shapes for all sorts of occasions. Try the kids' favourite animal shapes, stars or letters.
9. Chocolate Crackle Popcorn
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These colourful bites are the perfect movie snack! Using different colours mean lots of different bowls to stir, so this is a great recipe for the children to take turns stirring.
10. Lemon and White Chocolate Crackle Cheesecake
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Smooth, creamy lemon cheesecake contrasts with an ultra crunchy crackle base in the best way. It's a great twist on the classic biscuit base for cheesecake.
11. Chocolate and Peanut Butter Cheesecake
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If you like mousse cake you'll adore this recipe. So light and fluffy yet rich and full of flavour, this cheesecake will have everyone coming back for seconds.
12. Cherry Coconut Cheesecake with Chocolate Crackle Base
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Another Cherry Ripe inspired recipe - cherries, coconut and chocolate not only taste amazing together, they give this cake a stunning colour.
13. White and Dark Chocolate Crackles
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Top deck, double decker, half-and-half... whichever you choose, these white and dark chocolate crackles are just as sweet by any name.
14. Traditional White Christmas
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It's not quite Christmas until the White Christmas slice comes out. White chocolate crackle studded with little jewels of fruit make a lovely gift, too (if you can stop the family from eating it all).
15. White Christmas Minty Treats
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If you love the minty candy canes that abound during the festive season, you'll want to try this minty variation of White Christmas.
16. White Christmas with Chocolate Craisins and Pistachios
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Red craisins, green pistachios and a touch of chocolate give this version of White Christmas an elegant touch, but we like to enjoy this one year round.